A Nation on Trial

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A Nation on Trial: The Goldhagen Thesis and Historical Truth
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Cover of the first edition
Author Norman Finkelstein, Ruth Bettina Birn
Language English
Subject Hitler's Willing Executioners
Publication date
1998
Media type Print

A Nation on Trial: The Goldhagen Thesis and Historical Truth is a 1998 book by Norman Finkelstein and Ruth Bettina Birn. The book contains one essay by each author criticizing Daniel Goldhagen's thesis about the primary causes of the Holocaust, detailed in his 1996 book Hitler's Willing Executioners.