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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.
The largest Jewish community in the world Economic integration The Polish church and Jews, Polish Jews and the Church The community Was there a communal "crisis" in the eighteenth century? The popularization of kabbalah Mystic ascetics and religious radicals The contexts of Hasidism Hasidism, a new path Jews and the Sejm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-267) and index.
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.