Chris is an expert on Aktion Reinhardt, the mass murder of Polish Jewry during the Second World War, and other aspects of the Holocaust. He has published books on Belzec, Sobibor and Treblinka in recent years. A new book on Auschwitz Concentration Camp will be published by ibidem-verlag in April 2018.
He has co-founded the well-respected websites deathcamps.org and the Holocaustresearchproject.org better known as H.E.A.R.T. He also founded the Holocaust Historical Society, and has lectured at a number of Universties and been a key note speaker at a number of Holocaust Memorial Days. Acted as a guide to a number of Holocaust sites, such as Auschwitz, Belzec,Sobibor, Plaszow and the former Krakow Ghetto.
He has been a contributor to a number of Holocaust related television programmes, such as ‘Auschwitz – The Nazis and the Final Solution’ in 2004, Who Do You Think You Are and the French Documentary ‘Annihilation.’
He has an extensive private archive of original photographs, which have appeared in various international publications and television programmes. He is also a member of the T4 Association, Berlin, which specialises in research into Euthanasia and the Holocaust.
Specialist research areas:
Aktion Reinhardt; the mass murder of Polish Jewry during the Second World War; Holocaust.