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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.
The rise of modern Yiddish culture : an overview The politics of Yiddish Language and revolution : Hevrat mefitse haskalah in 1905 The Bund's contribution Reinventing community New trends in interwar Yiddish culture The Judaism of secular Yiddishists Commemoration and cultural conflict : the Vilna Gaon's bicentennary Max Weinreich and the development of YIVO Embers plucked from the fire : the rescue of Jewish cultural treasures in Vilna.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-182) 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.