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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.
Impending defeat : millitary losses, the Wehrmacht, and ordinary Germans Confronting defeat : returning POWs and the politics of victimization Embodied defeat : medicine, psychiatry, and the trauma of the returned POW Survivors of totalitarianism : returning POWs and the making of West German citizens Antifascist conversions : returning POWs and the making of East German citizens Parallel exclusions : the West German POW trials and the East German purges Absent presence : missing POWs and MIAs Divided reunion : the return of the last POWs.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -357) 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.