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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.
A city and a nation between memory and future Capturing memory and crafting identity Occupation, confrontation, departure: the great powers in postwar Berlin Soviet traces The western allies: a vanishing legacy? Great powers on display: A brief tale of two museums Bureaucratic shield and repressive sword: rise and demise of the Stasi Tyrannical banality on display: the "Stasi-Museum" The commemoration of persecution in Hohenschönhausen Coming to terms with the "second" German dictatorship Monumental schizophrenia: the Berlin Wall and concrete closure Commemorating a vanishing moment Checkpoint and watchtower museums Painting and tracing the wall.
9780739118399 0739118390 (cloth : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-294) 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.