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The Museum’s Collections document the fate of Holocaust victims, survivors, rescuers, liberators, and others through artifacts, documents, photos, films, books, personal stories, and more. Search below to view digital records and find material that you can access at our library and at the Shapell Center.
Nazism, myth, and meaning A world turned upside down: Weimar chaos and the culture of apocalypse The turning point: Racial apocalypse or racial salvation Seeing the light: The Nazi conversion experience Hitler as Messiah The Messiah legitimated: Linking the leader and the led Final empire, final war, final solution The Hitler gospels and old guard testimonials: Reconstructing a mythical world.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-254) and index.
Learn about over 1,000 camps and ghettos in Volume I and II of this encyclopedia, which are available as a free PDF download. This reference provides text, photographs, charts, maps, and extensive indexes.