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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: "A feeling for history" : the Popular Front novel Epic forms and the crisis of the novel After the revolution : Hans Marchwitza, The Kumiaks The tasks of emigration Place and plot : Anna Seghers, The seventh cross Ghostly solidarities : Eduard Claudius, Green olives and bare mountains Die deutsche Misère? : Bertolt Brecht: Mother Courage and her children Epilogue: the "immense window of change."
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.