101 Keys to Understanding the Holocaust
This book is available for download with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device. Multi-touch books can be read with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device. Books with interactive features may work best on an iOS device. iBooks on your Mac requires OS X 10.9 or later.
The Shoah: 101 Keys to Understanding the Holocaust, is a Middle School/High School electronic textbook for iBooks on the iPad. Written by history teacher Brian Hurd, the book features descriptions of 101 essential events, people, places, and concepts of the Holocaust, and is copiously illustrated with high resolution pictures and maps, each including audio captions of interesting facts and little-known details.
A clickable glossary of terms is featured throughout the text, and each section includes interactive review questions for students to self-check their comprehension. Students can also access all iBooks multitouch textbook features, including note taking, highlighting, and review cards of student notes and glossary entries.
An essential text for school and library collections
Brian Hurd brings year of experience as teacher to his extensive on-site research at historic Holocaust sites to create "The Shoah." The interactive book provides a deep understanding and attention to detail in a well-organized book filled with powerful sounds and images from the era.
A well-constructed glossary allows the reader to dig more deeply into this tragic chapter in history. A must for school collections