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Books for Students:

Adler, David. One Yellow Daffodil: A Hanukkah Story. San Diego: Harcourt Brace, 1995

Adler, David. We Remember the Holocaust. New York: Henry Holt, 1989.

Altschuler, David. Hitler's War Against the Jews. Behrman House, 1978.

Bachrach, Susan D. Tell Them We Remember. Boston: Little Brown, 1994.

Bauer, Yehuda. They Chose Life: Jewish Resistance in the Holocaust. American Jewish Committee/Institute of Contemporary Jewry, the Hebrew University, 1973.

Bernbaum, Israel. My Brother's Keeper: The Holocaust through the Eyes of an Artist. New York: Putnam, 1985

Berenbaum, Michael. The World Must Know: The History of the Holocaust as Told in the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Boston: Little Brown, 1993.

Bitton-Jackson, Livia. I Have Lived A Thousand Years: Growing Up in the Holocaust. Simon & Schuster, 1997.

Boas, Jacob. We Are Witnesses: Five Diaries of Teenagers Who Died in the Holocaust. New York: Henry Holt, 1995.

Botwinick, Rita Steinhardt. A History of the Holocaust (2nd Edition): From Ideology to Annihilation. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1996, 2001.

Chaikin, Miriam. A Nightmare in History: the Holocaust 1933-1945. New York: Clarion Books, 1987.

Frank, Anne. The Diary of Anne Frank: The Critical Edition. New York: Doubleday and Company, 1989.

Heller, Fanya Gottesfeld. Love in a World of Sorrow: A Teenage Girl's Holocaust Memoirs. New York: Devorah Publishing, 2005.

Kahn, Leora, and Rachel Hager, eds., photographs by Mark Seliger. When They Came to Take My Father: Voices of the Holocaust. Arcade Publishing, 1996.

Landau, Elaine. We Survived the Holocaust. New York: Franklin Watts, 1991.

Levine, Karen. Hana's Suitcase: A True Story. Albert Whitman and Company, 2003.

Lowry, Lois. Number the Stars. Laurel Leaf, 1998.

Meltzer, Milton. Rescue: The Story of How Gentiles Saved Jews in the Holocaust. Harper Trophy, 1988.

Rogarsky, Barbara. Smoke and Ashes: The Story of the Holocaust (Revised and Expanded Edition). Holiday House, 2002.

Rosenberg, Maxine B. Hiding to Survive: Stories of Jewish Children Rescued from the Holocaust. Clarion Books, 1994.

Rubin, Susan Goldman. Fireflies in the Dark: The Story of Friedl Dicker-Brandeis and the Children of Terezin. New York: Holiday House, 2000.

Sender, Ruth Minsky. The Cage. New York: Macmillan, 1986.

Speigelman, Art. Maus I & II. New York: Pantheon Books, 1986, 1991.

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Resistance During the Holocaust. Washington, DC: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

Volavkova, Hana, ed. I Never Saw Another Butterfly: Children's Drawings and Poems from Terezin Concentration Camp, 1942-1944. New York: Schocken Books, 1993.

Wiesel, Elie. Night. New York: Bantam, 1982 [1960].

Books for Teachers:

Bilski, Emily D. Art and Exile: Felix Nussbaum, 1904-1944. New York: The Jewish Museum, 1985.

Block, Gay, and Malka Drucker. Rescuers: Portraits of Moral Courage in the Holocaust. Holmes and Meier Publishers. 1992.

Dawidowicz, Lucy S. The War against the Jews 1933-1945. Jewish Publication Society, 1975.

Dwork, Deborah. Children with a Star: Jewish Youth in Nazi Europe. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1991.

Flaim, Richard F., and Edwin W. Reynolds, eds. The Holocaust and Genocide: A Search for Conscience:A Curriculum Guide. New York: Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith, 1983.

Fogelman, Eva. Conscience & Courage: Rescuers of Jews during the Holocaust. New York: Anchor Books, 1994.

Gilbert, Martin. The Macmillan Atlas of the Holocaust. Macmillan, 1982.

Gutman, Israel, ed. The Encyclopedia of the Holocaust. New York: Macmillan, 1990.

Makarova, Elena. Friedl Dicker-Brandeis, Vienna 1898 -- Auschwitz 1944: The Artist Who Inspired the Children's Drawings of Terezin. Los Angeles: Tallfellow / Every Picture Press, 2001.

Morse, Arthur D. While Six Million Died: A Chronicle of American Apathy. New York: Random House, 1967.

Parsons, William S., and Samuel Totten. Guidelines for Teaching about the Holocaust. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 1993.

Rittner, Carol, and Sondra Myers. The Courage to Care: Rescuers of Jews During the Holocaust. NYU Press, 1986.

Strom, Margot Stern, and William S. Parsons. Facing History and Ourselves: The Holocaust and Human Behavior. Intentional Educations, Inc., 1982.

Teaching about the Holocaust and Genocide (The Human Rights Series, Vol. I & II). Albany, NY: University of the State of New York, 1985.

Totten, Samuel, and Stephen Feinberg, eds. Teaching and Studying the Holocaust. Allyn and Bacon, 2001.

Totten, Samuel. Holocaust Education: Issues and Approaches. Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 2002.

Wyman, David S. The Abandonment of the Jews: America and the Holocaust, 1941-1945. New York: Pantheon Books, 1984.

Young, James E., ed. The Art of Memory: Holocaust Memorials in History. New York: The Jewish Museum/Prestel, 1994.

Young, James E. The Texture of Memory: Holocaust Memorials and Meaning. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1993.

Holocaust Links:

Facing History and Ourselves

Holocaust Teacher Resource Center

The Jewish Museum

Learning about the Holocaust through art

Museum of Jewish Heritage: A Living Memorial to the Holocaust A Cybrary of the Holocaust

Simon Wiesenthal Center/Museum of Tolerance Online Multimedia
Learning Center

A Teacher's Guide to the Holocaust

The United State Holocaust Memorial Museum and Holocaust Encyclopedia

Yad Vashem: The Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Authority, Israel

Anne Frank House


Au Revoir Les Enfants, dir. Louis Malle, 1987.

Lacombe Lucien, dir. Louis Malle, 1974.

The Last Metro, dir. Francois Truffaut, 1980.

Les Violons du Bal, dir. Michel Drach, 1974.

Mr. Klein, dir. Joseph Losey, 1976.

Pigeon, dir. Anthony Green, 2004.

Schindler's List, dir. Steven Spielberg, 1993.

Shoah, dir. Claude Lanzmann, 1985.

Sophie Scholl: The Final Days, dir. Mark Rothemund, 2005.

The Sorrow and the Pity, dir. Marcel Ophuls, 1969.

Uranus, dir. Claude Berri, 1990.

Varian's War, Lionel Chetwynd, 2001.

Weapons of the Spirit, dir. Pierre Sauvage, 1987.