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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.
Germans of the Jewish Stamm: visions of community between nationalism and particularism, 1850 to 1933 / Till van Rahden Identity and essentialism: race, racism, and the Jews at the fin de siècle / Yfaat Weiss Prussia at the margins, or the world that nationalism lost / Helmut Walser Smith Völkisch-nationalism and universalism on the margins of the Reich: a comparison of majority and minority liberalism in Germany, 1898-1933 / Eric Kurlander "Volksgemeinschaften unter sich": German minorities and regionalism in Poland, 1918-39 / Winson Chu A margin at the center: the conservatives in Lower Saxony between Kaiserreich and Federal Republic / Frank Bösch "Black-red-gold enemies": Catholics, Socialists, and Jews in elementary schoolbooks from Kaiserreich to Third Reich / Katharine Kennedy "Productivist" and "consumerist" narratives of Jews in German history / Gideon Reuveni How "Jewish" is German sexuality? Sex and antisemitism in the Third Reich / Dagmar Herzog Defeated Germans and surviving Jews: gendered encounters in everyday life in U.S.-occupied Germany, 1945-49 / Atina Grossmann Afro-German children and the social politics of race after 1945 / Heide Fehrenbach The difficult task of managing migration: the 1973 recruitment stop / Karen Schönwälder How and where is German history centered? / Geoff Eley.
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.