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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.
Preface : Methods in environmental history / Timo Myllyntaus Interdisciplinarity as disciplinary co-operation : a plea for the future of environmental history / Fiona Watson Living in nature : biography and environmental history / Donald Worster The Nazis and the environment : a relevant topic? / Frank Uekötter The culture of space : temporal precincts of a vernacular architecture in the Chittagong Hills / Dilshad Rahat Ara Perceptions of place and deep time in the Australian desert : using art in environmental history / Libby Robin Desertification : a significant problem? Diverse environmental literacy in the North Kordofan area in Sudan / Anu Eskonheimo Thinking through memoryscapes : symbolic environmental potency on Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania / Timothy Clark Oral history and individual environmental experiences / Leena Rossi Ancestors' wisdom or desktop reindeer management? The role of traditional ecological knowledge in contemproary reindeer herding / Helena Ruotsala Identity politics and alliance building between the Sami delegation and conservationists in the Kessi forest dispute / Jukka Nyyssönen Reconstruction and analysis of the flood catastrophe along the River Neckar (South-West Germany) in October 1824 / Jochen Seidel ... [et al.] Times of flood, times of favour : disaster management and the social response to catastrophic floods : the example of Saxony (1784-1845) / Guido Poliwoda From natural to modified rivers and back? Timber floating in northern Sweden in 1850-1980 and the use of historical knowledge in today's ecological stream restoration / Erik Törnlund To act or not to act : water problems in north-east Hungary after 1945 / Viktor Pál.
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.