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Oświęcim, 30 miles from Krakow, Poland has long been famous as the archeological site of an ancient Slavic settlement, or “gord.” The walled village was built as a center of trade for late bronze and early Iron Age farmers, and …

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A SPLINTERED SOULD by ALAN LESTER BROOKS Set in San Francisco in 1947, a group of Jewish Holocaust survivors arrive from Poland, aided by the American Jewish community. Haunted by the death of their loved ones, they are haunted more …

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Patti Zarling USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin WRIGHTSTOWN – There stands a 1,000-year old tree in the German village where Martin Lowenberg was born, a tree that generations of his family walked near, sat under and enjoyed. Although the tree still stands, …

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Note: Related article Mike Kilen, mkilen@dmreg.com 6:20 p.m. CST January 11, 2016 Jennie Wolnerman, one of the last survivors of the Holocaust in Iowa, died Saturday in her Des Moines home at age 91. She never wanted future generations to forget …

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Polish Jew lived through two world wars, lost his family in Auschwitz, rebuilt life in Israel Mr Israel Krystal lived through the tumult of two world wars, lost his family in the Holocaust and escaped death in the Auschwitz concentration …

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Who knew something so small could have witnessed so much tragedy?​ By Erris Langer Klapper Mar 10, 2016 When my daughter was born, my mother gave me a comb that my grandmother Ella (born Esther) had given her. That comb, …

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“Genocide does not happen from one minute to the next. It builds gradually,” Brown said. By Scott Viau LAINFIELD, IL — If you were to meet 88-year-old Magda Brown just walking down the street, her tragic past would be almost …

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By Nate Nickolai As a young woman, Sophie Zeidman Hamburger had faced death before the German Nazi soldiers at Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp. At the age of 93, she told her story to a group of eager students in the main …

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Nevada Daily Mail Friday, February 12, 2016 By Abigail Pino Dr. Shelly Cline makes a point during her presentation. Abigail Pino/Daily Mail [Order this photo] Nevada Daily Mail”In previous years, educational curriculum teaching the Holocaust has tended to focus only …

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By Ari Hait U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum looking for survivor stories Old documents in Boca Raton tell remarkable story of courage BOCA RATON, Fla. —A curator from the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum was in South Florida recently after museum officials …

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