Definition of Dachau
1. Noun. A concentration camp for Jews created by the Nazis near Munich in southern Germany.
Group relationships: Deutschland, Federal Republic Of Germany, Frg, Germany
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Literary usage of Dachau
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Adventure Guide to the Alps by Krista Dana (2004)
"Dachau Approximately 20 km northwest of Munich, Dachau is lodged in the world's memory as the location of Hitler's first concentration camp, ..."
2. Political Psychos by Gyeorgos Ceres Hatonn (1994)
"CHAPTER 17 FRIDAY NOVEMBER 22 1991 AMERICA MADE IT TO THE MOON WITH Dachau RESEARCH The Nazi doctors who experimented on the inmates of prison camps during ..."
3. Adventure Guide Germany by Henk Bekker (2005)
"Farther Afield Dachau: In 1933, on orders from Heinrich Himmler, the Nazis' first concentration camp was created at Dachau near Munich. ..."
4. The Bookman (1906)
"THE NIGHT OF WONDERS (A description of the Manger Plays given at Christmas time by the children of Dachau, Bavaria, under the direction of Alois Fleischmann ..."
5. Religious Intolerance in Europe Today: Hearing Before the Commission on edited by Alfonse M. D'Amato (1999)
"A Scientologist who is a media journalist and lives in Dachau, ... The Deputy Mayor of Dachau, Katherine Ernst, called on the public to "help to keep Dachau ..."