Eternal Treblinka: Our Treatment of Animals and the Holocaust
by Charles Patterson
The book that breaks all taboos. The book that fires up controversies all over the world.
After English, Italian, Czech, Polish and German edition, Eternal Treblinka (Vjecna Treblinka) now in Croatian as well. Publisher Genesis in cooperation with Animal Friends Croatia.
The title of the book is from "The Letter Writer," a short story by the Yiddish writer and Nobel Laureate Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904-91), to whom the book is dedicated: "In relation to them, all people are Nazis; for the animals it is an Eternal Treblinka." The book examines the origins of human supremacy, describes the emergence of industrialized slaughter of both animals and people in modern times, and concludes with profiles of Jewish and German animal advocates on both sides of the Holocaust, including Isaac Bashevis Singer himself.
"In Eternal Treblinka we are presented for the first time with extensive evidence of the profoundly troubling connections between animal exploitation in the United States and Hitler's Final Solution." - from the Foreword by Lucy Rosen Kaplan, Esq.
"Charles Patterson's book will go a long way towards righting the terrible wrongs that human beings, throughout history, have perpetrated on non-human animals. I urge you to read it and think deeply about its important message." - Dr. Jane Goodall
"... promises to be one of the most influential books of the 21st century." - Dr. Karen Davis, United Poultry Concerns
"This book is going to change the world." - Albert Kaplan, Laidlaw Global Securities
Charles Patterson, Ph.D., is the author of Anti-Semitism: The Road to the Holocaust and Beyond, From Buchenwald to Carnegie Hall (co-author with Mr. Marian Filar), The Oxford 50th Anniversary Book of the United Nations, and The Civil Rights Movement. He lives in New York City.