Table of contents for Hitler's African victims : the German Army massacres of Black French soldiers in 1940 / Raffael Scheck.

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Table of Contents
Preface
Abbreviations
Introduction
Chapter 1: The Fate of Black French Soldiers in 1940
From the "Phony War" to the "Sickle Cut"
The Battles on the Somme
The Destruction of the 4th Colonial Infantry Division in the Oise
Massacres in the Pursuit of French Forces
After the Battles
The Problems of Counting the Victims
The Question of Authorization
German Justifications
Chapter 2: The Origin and Evolution of the Prejudice
The Colonial Wars
The Fear of Franc-tireurs
The Debate on the Use of Black Troops in European Wars
The Deployment of Tirailleurs Sénégalais in the First World War
The "Black Horror" on the Rhine
The Nazi Propaganda Offensive against France
The Effects of Anti-Black Propaganda on the Army
Chapter 3: Ideological and Situational Factors
German Inconsistencies
The Role of Nazi Ideology
The Mutilation Charge
Close Combat and Hedgehog Positions
The Tenacity of Tirailleurs Sénégalais
Unexpected Resistance
Assessing Situational Factors versus Racial Prejudice
Chapter 4: Implications
The Third Reich and Black Africans
The Nazification and Barbarization of the Wehrmacht
The Responsibility of the French Military Leadership
Memory
Conclusions
Map
Table 1: List of Recorded Killings, May--June 1940
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Published Primary Sources, Memoirs, Contemporary Works
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Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities -- France.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, German.
Blacks -- Nazi persecution -- France.
Prisoners of war -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Prisoners of war -- Africa, West -- History -- 20th century.