Chapter 24 A World In Flames. Section 3 The Holocaust. Nazi Persecution of the Jews. The Nazis killed nearly 6 million Jews and millions of other people during the Holocaust . The Hebrew term for the campaign to exterminate the Jews was Shoah .
A prisoner in a compression chamber loses consciousness (and later dies) during an experiment to determine altitudes at which aircraft crews could survive without oxygen.
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