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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.
Memory and history in the ancient world / Gordon Shrimpton Memory and history in the middle ages / Kimberly Rivers History writing and 'collective memory' / Mary Fulbrook Memory as both source and subject of study : the transformation of oral history / Lynn Abrams Generation and memory : a critique of the ethical and ideological implications of generational narration / Wulf Kansteiner Writing the history of national memory / Stefan Berger and Bill Niven Lieux de mémoire : a European transfer story / Benoît Majerus On the memory of communism in Eastern and Central Europe / Attila Pók Holocaust memoriography and the impact of memory on the historiography of the Holocaust / Peter Carrier History and memorialization / Richard Crownshaw.
Berger, Stefan, editor. Niven, William John, editor.
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.