Aus der Hölle Minsk in der 'Paradies' Theresiendstadt
- Alternate Title
- Out of the Hell of Minsk into the 'Paradise' of Theresienstadt
Includes a copy of a German-language printed version of"Aus der Hölle Minsk in der 'Paradies' Theresiendstadt" by Dr. Karl Loewenstein, accompanied by an undated English translation ("Out of the Hell of Minsk into the 'Paradise' of Theresienstadt") completed by Bernard Ahrend. The article is Loewenstein's account of events in Theresienstadt during his imprisonment. Among the things described are the deportation of Jews from the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia to the camp, the role of the SS in the camp administration, the"self administration" of the Jewish elders, the treatment of children and the elderly, and the liberation of the camp by the Red Army.
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