Links to primary sources related to World War II. Photographs, interviews, videos, documents and much more.
Last Updated: May 21, 2014
- World at War (ABC Clio)
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- Biography Resource Center (EBSCOhost)
U.S. troops inspect art looted by the Nazis. 1945.Photograph
Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 8 May 2014.
- The Rape of Europa (PBS)
Film clips from the PBS documentary on Nazi looting of European art: "The Monuments Men," "Louvre Evacuation," "Hitler the Artist," and "Florence Destruction.
- Video of Nazi Denegrative Art Exhibit 1937
Derisive German description over sculptures reads, "We act as if we were painters, poets, or whatever, but we...are just putting one giant swindle over on the world...."
(see link for fuller description of this video: http://www.ushmm.org/online/film/display/detail.php?file_num=1248)
- Music in Holocaust Camps: Fenia Fenelon