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To bear witness : Holocaust remembrance at Yad Vashem

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To bear witness : Holocaust remembrance at Yad Vashem
Call No: 940.5318 Y12 2005

Call Number940.5318 Y12 2005
Dates2005; ©2005
Statement of Responsibilityeditors, Bella Gutterman and Avner Shalev.
Summary"This album leads the reader through the events of the Holocaust as depicted in Yad Vashem's Holocaust History Museum. It is not only a story of the Jews but of humankind, with personal stories, documents, works of art, films and thousands of photographs of a world that is no more." —Publisher
Contents
  • To the Reader
  • Remarks by the Chairman of the Yad Vashem Directorate
  • The Establishment of Yad Vashem—Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Authority
  • The New Holocaust History Museum
  • The Jewish World Before World War II
  • Nazi Germany and the Jews, 1933–1939
  • The Outbreak of World War II and Anti-Jewish Violence
  • The Ghettos
  • The Final Solution
  • Transports and Extermination in the Death Camps
  • Combat and Rescue
  • The World of the Camps
  • Return to Life
  • An Ending and a Beginning
  • Holocaust Remembrance at Yad Vashem
  • Special Thanks
Physical Description 323 pages : chiefly illustrations (some colour) ; 30 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherJerusalem : Yad Vashem
Notes
  • "The texts in this book were based on 'The History of the Holocaust' by Israel Gutman, and materials from the Yad Vashem Historical Museum" Title page verso
  • "This book will lead the reader through the events [of the Holocaust], as they are displayed at Yad Vashem" Page 7
RecognitionGifted in 2016 by Joe Gold in memory of David & Aurelia Gold