In terms of the Holocaust issue, I believe that there can be a way to create a WIN/WIN situation in terms of the assets to the Holocaust victims, and the Swiss Banks. I also believe that the Victims, and their heirs for generations to come can receive benefits that exceed what can be identified to be owed.
On the morning of April 6, 1944, as the children - aged between five and seventeen - of the orphanage La Maison d'Izieu all settled down in the refectory to drink hot chocolate, the Nazis sent two vans to the French village. Mission: to exterminate all the children. After the arrest Liliane wrote a letter to God ..
While Oscar Schindler's efforts to save hundreds of Jews are well known thanks to Keneally's book and the movie Schindler's List, the silver-screen version left his wife Emilie on the sidelines. An unsung heroine.
A memorial web site to the Polish town Bialystok. It contains extensive genealogical databases, Holocaust testimonies, articles about personalities of Jewish Bialystok, old photographs, and the
necrology list of the martyrs of Bialystok.
The rescue of the Danish Jews is an inspiring story from a terrible time in human history - no other Nazi-occupied country defended them the way the Danes did. Almost the entire Jewish population of Denmark survived the war years.
A tale of danger and despair set at Gurs, the infamous concentration camp of the Vichy government, this is a story of survival amidst chaos, but also a poignant, bittersweet saga of romance and hope and friendship.
The sheet of paper, a photocopy, is folded and faded. The original meant the difference between life and death for those fortunate to have their names on it more than 50 years ago. Schindler`s List.
Anna Duklauer Perl was one of them. One column of numbers and names, No. 76235, Anna Duklauer, "Metallarbeiterin" or metalworker it says in German next to her name.
A courageous woman emerged from the Holocaust as nearly the lone remnant of her family. Her moving story put a face on the 6 million Jews killed and show what the human spirit can endure. Her ultimate triumphs of rebuilding her shattered life show the true meaning of saving just a single life ..
A Teacher's Guide to the Holocaust is an overview of the people and events of the Holocaust through photographs, documents, art, music, literature, maps, and virtual reality movies. Extensive teacher resources are included.