Who was the “real” Adolph Eichmann?

June 8, 2015 With Neal Bascom

Despite his trial in Jerusalem and his subsequent execution, Eichmann, who was in charge of the Holocaust of European Jewry, remains an enigmatic figure. Was he merely a bureaucrat “following orders” or was he an enthusiastic mass-murderer? One of the best book-length studies of Eichmann was by Neal Bascom and here he is in a full discussion from 2009.