Shocking, Troubling, Valuable...
BY TRUST BETRAYED
Patients, Physicians, and the
Kill in the Third Reich
by Hugh Gregory
Introduction by Senator Bob
ISBN * 09!8339-36-7 * Revised Edition *
Hardcover * 365 pages * 6 x 9 * Acid Free Paper * index
A searing account . . A valuable contribution
to the history of the Nazi era, as well as to the literature on the
struggle for the rights of the disabled.
This shocking log account of disabled people's
fight for their lives has lessons for today. Read it."
Senator Robert Dole
Hugh Gregory Gallagher's moving study of the
systematic murder of the physically and mentally disabled in the Third Reich is
a riveting account that covers the subject from the larger social and historical
context to the smallest details of how the killing centers functioned. It is
based on extensive research, including captured Nazi documents, transcripts of
testimony of the doctors and other participants in the killing program, and
personal interviews. By Trust Betrayed provides new insight into the
honor of ordinary people doing monstrous things under the aegis of ''science''
in Nazi Germany. It also raises troubling questions about many contemporary
theories and ideas dealing with euthanasia, health care, and medical
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