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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.
Germany from war to dictatorship / Richard Bessel The German inter-war economy: political choice versuseconomic determinism / Niall Ferguson Culture and society in Weimar Germany: the impact of modernism and mass culture / Elizabeth Harvey The rise of the Nazis: Sonderweg or spanner in the works? / Jill Stephenson Hitler and the Nazi dictatorship / Ian Kershaw From Blitzkrieg to total war / Omar Bartov The "final solution" / Nicholas Stargardt Division and stability: the Federal Republic of Germany, 1949-1989 / Mark Roseman The failed experiment: East German communism / Mark Allinson Ossis and Wessis: the creation of two German societies, 1945-1990 / Mary Fulbrook Culture, history and national identity in the two Germanies, 1945-1999 / Erica Carter The end of the GDR: revolution and voluntary annexation / Jonathan Osmond.
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.