Pr Robert Jan van Pelt

Dr. Robert Jan van Pelt is University Professor in the School of Architecture at the University of Waterloo. He is an expert on the construction history of Auschwitz in general and the crematoria in particular and testified in the Irving vs. Lipstadt trial in London. His books include an edition of David Koker’s concentration camp diary, published as At the Edge of the Abyss by Northwestern University Press in March 2012; The Case for Auschwitz, published by Indiana University Press in 2002; and, with Debórah Dwork, Flight from the Reich, Holocaust, and Auschwitz, published by W.W. Norton in 2009, 2002, and 1996.