WWI: Massed German prisoners of war at a clearing station after the successful Allied offensive near Amiens in Northern France, which began on the August General Ludendorff described it as ‘The Black Day of the German Army’
Germany Drawings From Dachau-Nazi patches and a cover page with a photo of Arnold Unger are seen in an album of drawings from the Dachau concentration camp by Polish artist Michal Porulski at the International Tracing Service at Bad Arolsen, Germany, Aug. 21, 2007. After her father's suicide in 1972, Shari Klages found the thick leather-bound album with 30 ink-and-watercolor drawings that convey the brutality of Dachau. (AP Photo/Arthur Max)
Imre Kertész - Nobel Prize winning writer, pictured as a child with her concentration camp number. She was a holocaust survivor whose novel Sorstalanság is one of the best holocaust books ever written.
Mauthausen, once consisted of a single camp, but expanded over time until it became one of the largest labour camps in Germany - controlled Europe. This map shows the general layout of the camp, and the various facilities they had there.
The White Rose (German: die Weiße Rose) was a non-violent, intellectual resistance group in Nazi Germany, consisting of students from the University of Munich and their philosophy professor. The group became known for an anonymous leaflet and graffiti campaign, lasting from June 1942 until February 1943, that called for active opposition to dictator Adolf Hitler's regime. The six most recognized members of the group were arrested by the Gestapo and beheaded in 1943. The text of their sixth…