Susan Zuccotti

Susan Sessions Zuccotti ( 1940 ) is an American historian , specializing in the Holocaust .


Zuccotti doctorate in Modern European History at Columbia University . She has been honored by the Jewish Book Council for her studies on the Holocaust, 1 and also received the Acqui Storia – Primo Lavoro Award for Italians and the Holocaust (1987). He has also received a National Jewish Book Award for Jewish-Christian Relations, and the Sybil Halpern Milton Memorial Prize of the German Studies Association in 2002 by Under His Very Widows (2000).

He has taught courses on the history of the Holocaust at Barnard College and Trinity College in Hartford . 2

She is the wife of the businessman John Zuccotti . 3


  • The Italians and the Holocaust: Persecution, Rescue and Survival (1987)
  • The Holocaust, the French and the Jews (1993)
  • Under His Very Windows: The Vatican and the Holocaust in Italy (2000)
  • Two Popes and the Holocaust: An Examination of the Controversy (2005)
  • Holocaust odysseys: the Jews of Saint-Martin-Vésubie and their flight through France and Italy (2007)


  1. Back to top↑ «Review of Susan Zuccotti. Under His Very Windows: The Vatican and the Holocaust in Italy. ” (In English) . Archived from the original on November 4, 2015 . Retrieved on January 2, 2011 .
  2. Back to top↑ “Biographies of Contributors” . Retrieved on January 2, 2011 .
  3. Back to top↑ Zuccotti