1. How many people died at the hands of the Nazis? 2. How was the religious identity of the victims determined? 3. What are the records used to study the holocaust? 4. Who kept these records? 5. How was the authenticity of the records determined? 6. What is the evidence supporting the desire of Germans to eliminate the Jewish population? 7. Where did the 6 million figure come from? 8. Which records are available to the public? 9. What is the evidence of the methods used by the Nazis? 10. What efforts were made to compensate other victims of the Nazis? note: I am not denying the holocaust or its popular narrative. I am interested in the factual information available for discrete analysis.