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Short Youtube clips on the Holocaust


Examples of Holocaust letters on Pinterest

Weblinks to Holocaust websites

  • Holocaust, Jewish, 1939-1945
    The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's The Holocaust: A Learning Site for Students is organised by theme and uses text, historical photographs, maps, images of artefacts, and audio clips to provide an overview of the Holocaust.
  • Yad Vashem: Holocaust Martyrs and Heroes Remembrance Authority
    The website provides testimonies to the Holocaust, memorialization of the names of Holocaust victims, research and education.
  • Auschwitz: Inside the Nazi state
    'Auschwitz: Inside the Nazi State' has been devised by PBS to accompany a TV series. The website describes the process that led to the largest mass murder in the history of humanity. It includes a timeline, maps, description of the camp in wartime during the Holocaust and understanding Auschwitz today
  • Anne Frank Center
    A site giving links to the life and times of Anne Frank including the Holocaust, her diary and the Annex.
  • Germany - History - 1933-1949
    Holocaust is a word of Greek origin meaning "sacrifice by fire." The Nazis, who came to power in Germany in January 1933, believed that Germans were "racially superior" and that the Jews, deemed "inferior," were an alien threat to the so-called German racial community.
    The State Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum provides a full Internet service in English. In particular they recommend pages dedicated to the history of the former Nazi concentration camp

Links to primary source Holocaust letters


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