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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.
London, spring 1940 : Great Britain decides to fight on Berlin, summer and autumn 1940 : Hitler decides to attack the Soviet Union Tokyo, summer and autumn 1940 : Japan decides to seize the "golden opportunity" Rome, summer and autumn 1940 : Mussolini decides to grab his share Washington, DC, summer 1940-spring 1941 Roosevelt decides to lend a hand Moscow, spring-summer 1941 : Stalin decides he knows best Washington, DC, summer-autumn 1941 : Roosevelt decides to wage undeclared war Tokyo, autumn 1941 : Japan decides to go to war Berlin, autumn 1941 : Hitler decides to declare war on the United States Berlin/East Prussia, summer-autumn 1941 : Hitler decides to kill the Jews.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 576-596) 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.