In 1936, Nazis celebrated Easter with Judenrein eggs—but a new book of family letters shows the crisis didn’t translate
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
A new book examines the role of maps in shaping how policymakers imagined the new Middle East
In 1941, Gertrude van Tijn traveled to Lisbon in a last-ditch effort to save Europe’s Jews from annihilation. She was already too late.