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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.
Prelude to the presidency. The early years ; Truman's entry into politics ; The Jewish problem : first acquaintance ; Truman and Zionism The presidency. The shaping of Truman's Palestine policy : the Zionist lobby ; The anti-Zionist forces "Refugee Zionism." The problem of Jewish displaced persons ; Toward an Anglo-American consensus Truman and Israel. The UN partition resolution : November 29, 1947 ; The retreat from partition ; The American trusteeship proposal ; Truman recognizes Israel ; The first Arab-Israeli war : Truman and the Bernadotte plan ; The 1948 elections ; Reaching a consensus : Israel as a strategic asset.
0520068041 9780520068049 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-329) 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.