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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.
xii, 388 p.,  p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm
Introduction : design for disaster Plans of a demagogue The road to war A new Wehrmacht Anschluss of Austria Nightmare at Munich And next came Poland . . . Hitler starts his war The phony war Norway A stroll on the Champs-Elysées The battle of Britain-I The battle of Britain-II Striking south Prelude to disaster The drums of Africa America enters The Russian winter Stalingrad-I The rise of Rommel Stalingrad-II Defeat in the desert Stalingrad-III Thunder in the west Cracks in the columns Cross-channel attack Summer of despair Thunder from the east Defense in the East The west wall breached
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.