"In the field of Holocaust literature, nothing is as important nor as meaningful as the personal accounts of those who survived its nightmare only to tell the tale." Elie Weisel
The people in these photos are Holocaust survivors who now live on Moshav Nir Galim in Israel. After half a century of silence, they agreed to share their horrific experiences with others. Professor Moshe Davis has recorded their stories in The Living Testify.
Click on a photo to read about each person's Holocaust experience. –about.com/Judaism
Take students on a rare mission, to take a glimpse of what it was like being admitted into a concentration camp. Students will click on appropriate living testimonies and write a journal entry of their experience being admitted to the same camp. Great for enhancing writing skills!
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