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.
Jewish history : ancient beginnings and the evolution of Christian anti-Judaic prejudice through the Reformation Jews, the Enlightenment, Emancipation, and the rise of racial anti-Semitism through the early twentieth century The world of Adolf Hitler, 1889-1933 : war, politics, and anti-Semitism The Nazis in power, 1933-1939 : eugenics, race, and biology ; Jews, the handicapped, and the Roma Nazi Germany at war, 1939-1941 : "euthanasia" and the handicapped ; ghettos and Jews The invasion of the Soviet Union and the path to the "Final Solution" The "Final Solution," 1941-1944 : death camps and experiments with mass murder The Final Solution in Western Europe and the Nazi-allied states The Holocaust and the role of Europe's neutrals : then and now Liberation, DPs, and the search for justice : war crimes investigations and trials in Europe, the United States, and Israel.
9780813343259 0813343259 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 457-489) 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.