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What was it like for the Jews in Auschwitz?

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Answered 2008-07-27 18:01:14

By mid 1942, mass gassing of Jews using Zyklon-B began at Auschwitz, where extermination was conducted on an industrial scale with some estimates running as high as 3,000,000 eventually killed through gassing, starvation, disease, shooting, and burning . 9 out of 10 were Jews. Consider these facts and answer your own question

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