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Voices of the Holocaust: A Cross-Curricular Resource Pack

Synopsis
A resource pack containing real people’s individual personal testimonies of the Holocaust. Through the memories of men and women now living in Britain who were actually there, it covers not only the impact of events during World War 2, but also life before the Holocaust, and the issue of anti-Semitism more generally. Sections are: 1) Life before the Holocaust, 2) Anti-Semitism, 3) Nazis in power, 4) Getting out, 5) Occupation, 6) Ghettos, 7) Deportation and arrival, 8) Camps, 9) Death marches and liberation.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio; 4 audiocassettes (8 sides). 23, 16,, 31, 19, 28, 12, 30, 23 min.
Availability
Sale
Notes
Reviewed by Reva Klein in TES, 10 Dec 1993.
Documentation
Accompanying 71-page A4 booklet containing biographical details of speakers, glossary, key dates, map, resource list and useful addresses.
Uses
National Curriculum work in history, English, religious education, personal & social education, education for citizenship, and education for a multi-cultural society. Also has applications in drama, art, music, geography and technology.
Subjects
History
Keywords
anti-Semitism; Holocaust; Judaism; Nazi Germany; oral history; World War II

Credits

Writer
Carrie Supple; Rob Perks

Distributor

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
http://www.bl.uk/nsa External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

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