Tell them we remember : the story of the Holocaust

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Tell them we remember : the story of the Holocaust
Call No: YA 940.53161 B12t

Call NumberYA 940.53161 B12t
Statement of ResponsibilitySusan D. Bachrach.
Creators & ContributorsBachrach, Susan D. (author)
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (author)
SummaryPresents the story of the Holocaust and shows how it affected the lives of innocent people throughout Europe, using artifacts, photographs, maps, and taped oral and video histories from the collections of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C.
ContentsPart One: Nazi Germany
  • Jewish life in Europe before the Holocaust
  • Antisemitism
  • Hitler comes to power
  • The Nazi terror begins
  • Nazi racism
  • The boycott of Jewish businesses
  • Nazi propaganda and censorship
  • The Nuremberg Race Laws
  • "Enemies of the state"
  • Locating the victims
  • "Night of broken glass"
  • The Evian conference
  • The voyage of the St. Louis
  • The war begins
  • The murder of the handicapped
Part Two: The "Final Solution"
  • Germans occupy Western Europe
  • Ghettos in Eastern Europe
  • Life in the ghetto
  • The mobile killing squads
  • The Wannsee Conference and the "Final Solution"
  • Deportations
  • On the train
  • At the killing centers
  • Auschwitz-Birkenau
  • Prisoners of the camps
Part Three: Rescue, Resistance, and Liberation
  • Rescue
  • The War Refugee Board
  • Resistance inside Germany
  • The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising
  • Killing center revolts
  • Jewish partisans
  • Death marches
  • Liberation
  • The Nuremberg Trials
  • The survivors
  • Afterword: remembering the children
  • Chronology
  • Suggestions for further reading.
Physical Description 109 pages : illustrations (some colour), maps ; 28 x 22 cm.
Carrier Typevolume
PublisherBoston : Little, Brown and Company
EditionFirst Edition
NotesIncludes bibliographical references and index
AudiencePublisher recommendation: Age 10 and up
RecognitionGifted by Odie Kaplan