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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 : Ordinary scientists in extraordinary circumstances / Ad Maas The mobilization of science and science-based technology during the Second World War : a comparative history / Mark Walker To work or not to work in war research? : the case of the Italian physicist G.P.S. Occhialini during World War II / Leonardo Gariboldi Scientific research in the Second World War : the case for Bacinol, Dutch penicillin / Marlene Burns Preventing theft : the Kamerlingh Onnes Laboratory in wartime / Dirk van Delft Electron microscopy in Second World War Delft / Marian Fournier 'Splendid isolation'? : aviation medicine in World War II / Alexander von Lünen National Socialism, human genetics and eugenics in the Netherlands, 1940-1945 / Stephen Snelders The birth of a modern instrument and its development during World War II : electron microscopy in Germany from the 1930s to 1945 / Falk Müller Aerodynamic research at the Nationaal Luchtvaartlaboratorium (NLL) in Amsterdam under German occupation during World War II / Florian Schmaltz Masa Takeuchi and his involvement in the Japanese nuclear weapons research programme / Masakatsu Yamazaki The cyclotron and the war : construction of the 60-inch cyclotron in Japan / Keiko Nagase-Reimer Forging a new discipline : reflections on the wartime infrastructure for research and development in feedback control in the US, the UK, Germany and the USSR / Chris C. Bissell British cryptanalysis : the breaking of 'Fish' traffic / J.V. Field.
Maas, Ad, Hooijmaijers, Hans. Museum Boerhaave.
9780710313409 0710313403 (hbk.)
"This book is the result of the Scientific Research in World War II conference ... organized by Museum Boerhaave ... on 25 and 26 January 2007"--P. .
"Distinctive features of the volume include: ... a detailed study of The Netherlands during the German Occupation"--P. [i].
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.