Possibly the most asinine of all the claims made by the deniers is that any photographic evidence of the Holocaust was fabricated after the war and were produced to gain sympathy for the Jewish and to debilitate the Germans. Taylor Downing, a famous historian, states in his article that in an aerial photograph taken by a Mosquito aircraft on August 23, 1944, “four large gas chambers and crematoria that were built to exterminate as many as 12,000 prisoners a day can clearly be seen” . It would be nearly impossible to set up a concentration camp years after the war ended and in exact detail of the actual camp without the government or media knowing what was going on. It’s ridiculous for anyone to say that any photograph taken of the holocaust is a fake. The time and money it would take to set up just one photo would be extensive beyond belief; dead bodies would have to be composed, live bodies would have to be starved, and a look of true desperation and fear that no actor could ever hope to accomplish would have to be achieved, which would be nearly impossible. If the photographs taken of the Holocaust a...
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...he atrocities associated with it. All of this evidence points to only one conceivable conclusion: The events of the Holocaust did happen, and there is unequivocally no amount of assumed evidence or illogical claim that could try to prove that otherwise.
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Downing, Taylor. “Auschwitz: The Forgotten Evidence.” History Today 55.2 (2005): 26- 32. Academic Search Complete. Web. 26 Oct. 2011.
Marcuse, Harold. Legacies of Dachau. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2001. Print.
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