The Eichmann Trial – Online Research Links

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The Eichmann Trial:
Online Research Links


Facing History and Ourselves –
Facing History and Ourselves is a national educational and professional development organization whose mission is to engage students of diverse backgrounds in an examination of racism, prejudice, and antisemitism in order to promote the development of a more humane and informed citizenry. By studying the historical development and lessons of the Holocaust, and other examples of genocide, students make the essential connection between history and the moral choices they confront in their own lives.

The Nizkor Project –
One of the most comprehensive sites online for research, with extensive documentation and refutation of revisionism.

The Auschwitz Alphabet –
Each letter of the alphabet details the horror of the Holocaust; some are personal tales.

Alan Jacobs Photos of Auschwitz and the Camps

View the pictures of Auschwitz now and today in The Camps, where survivors’ paintings are shown and compared with actual photos from the camps today.

The Holocaust Guide for Teachers –
A link from the Cybrary website. This is a series of guides for teachers,” designed so that the teacher does not have to pursue original source material inorder to feel comfortable with the complexity and diversity of Holocaust history and the range of the subject matter.”

The Simon Wiesenthal Center –
“The Simon Wiesenthal Center is an international center for Holocaust remembrance and the defense of human rights and the Jewish people. Headquartered in Los Angeles, the Center’s mandate is a unique combination of social action, public outreach, scholarship, education and media projects as it imparts the lessons of the Holocaust and develops educational strategies for teaching tolerance.”

United States Holocaust Museum –
“America’s national institution for the documentation, study, and interpretation of Holocaust history, and serves as this country’s memorial to the millions ofpeople murdered during the Holocaust. The Museum’s primary mission is to advance and disseminate knowledge about this unprecedented tragedy; to preserve the memory ofthose who suffered; and to encourage its visitors to reflect upon the moral and spiritual questions raised by the events of the Holocaust as well as their ownresponsibilities as citizens of a democracy.”

Yad Vashem

In Israel, the museum also offers a chance to submit searches through their Hall of Names project, where people can possibly find out what happened to members of their family. Contact them for more information.

Abe’s Story –
“Follow the journey of survivor Abram Korn through his story, interactive map, online lesson plans, and email support from his son, Joey, who put the site online and edited his father’s memoirs.”

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