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The Auschwitz album : the story of a transport

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The Auschwitz album : the story of a transport
Call No: 940.5317 A932 2004

Call Number940.5317 A932 2004
Dates2004; ©2002
Statement of Responsibility[edited by Israel Gutman, Bella Gutterman ; translation, Naftali Greenwood, Jerzy Michalovic].
Creators & ContributorsGutman, Israel (editor)
Guṭerman, Belah (editor)
Greenwood, Naftali (translator)
Michalovic, Jerzy (translator)
Meier, Lili (contributor)
Shalev, Avner (contributor)
Gutman, Israel (contributor)
Guṭerman, Belah (contributor)
Piper, Franciszek (contributor)
Graif, Gidʻon (contributor)
Shpringer-Aharoni, Ninah (contributor)
Summary"In 1980, the 'Auschwitz Album' was presented to Yad Vashem by Lili Jacob. According to research and laboratory tests conducted by Prof. Gerhard Jagschitz of the University of Vienna, this is the original album prepared at Auschwitz. The album currently contains 198 photographs (some of them duplicates)" —Page 92
Contents
  • Foreword / Avner Shalev
  • Preface / Israel Gutman and Bella Gutterman
  • Auschwitz Concentration Camp: An Historical Outline—Objectives, Tasks, and Extermination Methods / Franciszek Piper
  • The Annihilation of Hungarian Jewry / Israel Gutman
  • The "Auschwitz Album"—The Story of Lili Jacob / Gideon Greif
  • Photographs as Historical Documents / Nina Springer-Aharoni
  • The Photographs
Physical Description 276 pages : illustrations ; 31 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherJerusalem : Yad Vashem ; Oświęcim : Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum
EditionSecond and updated edition
RecognitionGifted in 2015 by David & Susie Zacks