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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.
Introduction : why Jews and sports / Michael Brenner Muscle Jews versus nervous Jews / Moshe Zimmermann Jewish gymnasts and their corporeal utopias in imperial Germany / Daniel Wildmann Sports and the militarization of Jewish society / Gideon Reuveni Strongman Siegmund Breitbart and interpretations of the Jewish body / Sharon Gillerman Jews in German sports during the Weimar republic / Jacob Borut The politics of Jewish sports movements in interwar Poland / Jack Jacobs Hakoah Vienna : reflections on a legend / John Bunzl Antisemitism in Austrian sports between the wars / Michael John Jews, antisemitism, and sports in Britain, 1900-1939 / Tony Collins Nazi ideology and the end of Central European soccer professionalism, 1938-1941 / Rudolf Oswald Soccer and survival among Jewish refugees in Shanghai / Albert Lichtblau Sports in the DP camps, 1945-1948 / Philipp Grammes Soccer and antisemitism in Hungary / Victor Karady and Miklós Hadas When is a Yid not a Jew? the strange case of supporter identity at Tottenham Hotspur / John Efron.
Brenner, Michael. Reuveni, Gideon. Universität München. Institute of Jewish History. Universiṭah ha-ʻIvrit bi-Yerushalayim. Merkaz Ḳobner le-hisṭoryah Germanit.
"Based on a conference organized in May 2002 by the Institute of Jewish History and Culture at the University of Munich and the Richard Koebner Center for German History at the Hebrew University, Jersalem."--Acknowledgements.
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.