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1. Read, Anthony, and David Fisher. Kristallnacht: The Nazi Night Of Terror. New York: Times Books, 1989.


  •  This book goes into great depth describing what took place during and proceeding Kristallnacht. The book first discusses life in Germany and events that lead up to Kristallnacht. Then goes into great depth of events taking place during those terrifying 2 days in November 1938. The book gives people accounts of what happened after Kristallnacht. Many adult of children were taken to concentration camps, while ones who weren't tried to flee the country.


2. Thalmann, Rita, and Emmanuel Feinermann. Cristal Night: 9-10 November 1938. Trans. Gilles Cremonesi. New York City: Waldon Press, Inc, 1974.


  • The book crystal night examines the reasons that lead up to Kristallnacht and the effects that occurred                                                during and after that fatal night.



3. Walter, Pehle H. November 1938: From "Kristallnacht" To Genocide. Trans. William Templer. Providence: Berg Publishers, Inc, 1991. 


  • This book has several chapters talking about Jews throughout the years surrounding the holocaust (WWII).

       There is a specific chapter that focuses on Kristallnacht. The chapter goes through events leading

       up to November 8 and gives details by the time they were occurring between 8th -10th of November.



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1-2.  A Teacher’s Guide to the Holocaust. 2005. Florida Center for Instructional Technology, College of Education, University of South Florida. 13 November 2007.

< http://fcit.usf.edu/Holocaust/RESOURCE/GALLERY/NR1938.htm>

3-5. I Survived the 20th Century Holocaust. 13 November 2007.

< http://isurvived.org/TOC-I.html >





1. Is a photo of two Germans walking past a store whose windows were broken and the store was looted during the previous night of Kristallnacht.

2. Is a photo of the Siegen, Germany synagogue set ablaze.

3. The day following Kristallnacht, Nov 10, 1938 the arrested jews were dragged through the local streets for the Germans to make fun of them before they were to be deported to concentration camps.

4. German soldiers took every opprotunity to humiliate Jews. In this photo a German soldier is having fun cutting an elderly mans beard in public.

5. The star of david, which Jews were forced to wear to make known there Jewish identity.

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