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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 "Life has never been so good": shortages, public opinion, and urban-rural interactions "Where we are from, that is for pigs": Alsatian refugees in the interior "They are undesirables": Gypsies during World War II "At any price": housing, the black market, and Jewish daily life "The vast heart of mankind knows no boundaries": refuge in Jewish children's homes.
9780521899444 0521899443 (hardback)
Includes bibliographical references (p 197-217) 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.