Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD): I have tremendous empathy for victims of war: civilian internees, concentration camp victims, prisoners of war, veterans returning home from war and refugee camps. 76 more words
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She was hungry. But only a little hungry. And this made her feel a tiny bit guilty to even complain about it.
See, she had just finished studying the holocaust in World History class, and the images of the walking skeletons clad in grey striped pajamas were hard to shake from her mind. 398 more words
Gruenbaum, Michael with Todd Hasak-Lowy. Somewhere there is a sun: a memoir of the Holocaust. Aladdin, 2015. 376 pgs. $17.00. ISBN:978-1-4424-8486-3. Gr. 6+. P8 Q8… 125 more words
Deem, James M. The prisoners of Breendonk : personal histories from a World War II concentration camp. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015. 24o pgs. Includes glossary (p. 101 more words
In June 2011 I visited one of the most important historical sites of WW2, the Auschwitz – Birkenau Memorial and Museum.
I have read a lot about the Holocaust including eyewitness accounts of the camps and knew that this would be a difficult place to visit. 2,347 more words