I learned something important from my first Mystery Photo post. Keep it simple. Too many photos makes it too confusing for people (and for me). Although a lot of people read the post, almost no one commented. 774 more words
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Today, (6/26/15). We went back to Birkenau and Auschwitz I. On the way, Alex shared another Eva story. Apparently, in the frames after the part of the liberation video that is usually shown, when you watch the end of it, Eva sticks her tongue out at the camera and laughs. 1,556 more words
In 1943, Mirjam Levie, a young Jewish woman from Amsterdam began writing letters to her fiance’, Leo Bolle who had immigrated to Israel.
This book is a compilation of those letters that she never got to send. 87 more words
Romanian Jews are often overlooked when it comes to documenting the history of the Holocaust.
This book is well researched and in depth, and uncovers documents and stories that were hidden for 50 years. 51 more words