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Holocaust meaning of delousing centers?

During the WW II holocaust, some Jews (and other "undesirables") were sent into "delousing centers" at the concentration camps which were actually just chambers for killing them with poisonous gases. They were ordered to strip down and walk in, then… Full Answer

Who invented zyklon b?

Zyklon B was developed by Fritz Haber, a German Jewish chemist and Nobel laureate. It was a cyanide based insecticide and used during the first world war for delousing, but was later used in the killing of thousands of Jews… Full Answer