Resources Available from the NWCHGEE Office

The books listed here are available in the NWCHGEE Office, and are available for check-out.





  • New Al Jundi, S., Marlowe, J. (2011). The Hour of Sunlight: One Palestinian's Journey from Prisoner to Peacekeeper. New York, NY: Nation Books.
  • Auerbacher, I. (1986). I am a star: Child of the Holocaust. USA: Prentice-Hall Books.
  • Baer, E. (1998). A frost in the night: A girlhood on the eve of the Third Reich. USA: Pantheon Books, Inc.
  • Baker, L. (1978). Days of sorrow and pain. NY: Oxford University Press.
  • Ban, N. & Wolpow, R. (2006). Sharing is healing: A Holocaust survivor's story. Bellingham: Holocaust Educational Publications.
  • Donath, G. (1999). My bones don't rest in Auschwitz: A lonely battle to survive German tyranny. Montreal: Kaplan Publishing.
  • Eckler, I. (1998). A family torn apart by "Rassenschande". Germany: Horneburg Verlag.
  • Feldman, M. (2003). Margit: A teenager's journey through the Holocaust and beyond. Scottsdale, AZ: State of New Jersey Commission on Holocaust Education.
  • Filipovic, Z. (1994). Zlata's diary: A child's life in Sarajevo. New York, NY: Scholastic Inc.
  • Frank, A. (1958). Anne Frank: The diary of a young girl. New York, NY: Pocket Books.
  • Friedman, H. (1999). I'm no hero: Journeys of a Holocaust survivor. Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press.
  • Frister, R. (1999). The cap: The price of a life. NY: Grove Press.
  • Hemmendinger, J., & Krell, R. (2000). The children of Buchenwald: Child survivors of the Holocaust and their post-war lives. NY: Gefen Books.
  • Hersh, G., & Mann, P. (1980). "Gizelle, save the children!". NY: Everest House.
  • Korczak, J. (1978). Ghetto diary. New York, NY: Schocken Books Inc.
  • Matas, C. (1993). Daniel's story. New York, NY: Daniel Weiss Associates, Inc.
  • Mograbi, S.Z., & Cohen, E.C. (2002). El Rostro de la Verdad: Testimonios de sobrevivientes del Holocausto que llegeron a Mexico. Mexico City.
  • Senesh, H. (1972). Her life and diary. NY: Schocken Books Inc.
  • Spanjaard, B. (1981). Don't fence me in: An American teenager in the Holocaust. Los Angeles, CA: B. & B. Publishing.
  • Sonneman, T. (2002). Shared sorrow: A Gypsy family remembers the Holocaust. Great Britain: University of Hertfordshire Press.
  • United States Holocaust Museum. (2003). Echoes of memory: Volume 1. Washington, DC: Author
  • Wilkomirski, B. (1996). Fragments: Memories of a wartime childhood. NY: Schocken Books Inc.
  • Yoran, S. (1996). The defiant: A true story of Jewish vengeance and survival. NY: St. Martin's Press.


  • Goldman, A. (2000). I am a Holocaust Torah: The story of the saving of 1,564 Torahs stolen by the Nazis. NY: Gefen Books.
  • Greene, B. (1973). Summer of my German soldier. New York, NY: Bantam Books.
  • Hershman, M. (1995). Safe in America. New York, NY: HarperCollins.
  • New Hunt, S. (2004). This Was Not Our War: Bosnian Women Reclaiming the Peace. Durham: Duke University Press.
  • Reiss, J. (1976). The journey back. New York, NY: HarperCollins.
  • Roseman, K. (1985). Escape from the Holocaust. New York, NY: Union of American Hebrew Congregation.
  • Schmidt, G. (2001). Mara's stories: Glimmers in the darkness. New York, NY: Henry Holt and Company, LLC.
  • Sender, M.R. (1986). The cage. New York, NY: Bantam Books.
  • Strasser, T. (1981). The wave. New York, NY: Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
  • New Zullo, A. (2009) Escape: Children of the Holocaust. New York: Scholastic Inc.

Philosophy and Psychology

  • Bar-on, D. (1999). The indescribable and the undiscussable: Reconstructing human discourse after trauma. Budapest: Central European University Press.
  • Felman, S., & Laub, D. (1992). Testimony: Crisis of witnessing in literature, psychoanalysis, and history. New York, NY: Routledge.
  • Ginot, H. (1972). Teacher and child. New York, NY: Congruent Communications, Inc.
  • Greenbaum, B.A. (2001). Bearing witness: Teaching about the Holocaust. Portsmouth, NH: Boynton/Cook Publishers, Inc.
  • Greenspan, H. (1998). On listening to Holocaust survivors: Recounting and life history. Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers.
  • Korczak, J. (1992). When I am little again: and, The child's right to respect. Lanham, MD: University Press of America, Inc.
  • Krell, R., & Sherman, M. (Eds.). (1997). Medical and psychological effects of concentration camps on Holocaust survivors. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers.
  • Littel, M.S., & Gutman, S.W. (1996). Liturgies on the Holocaust: An interfaith anthology. Valley Forge: Trinity Press.
  • Markle, G. E. (1995). Meditations of a Holocaust traveler. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press.
  • Morris, M., & Weaver, J. (Eds.). (2002). Difficult memories: Talk in a (post) Holocaust era. NY: Peter Lang Publishing, Inc.
  • Roth, J.K., & Berenbaum, M. (Eds.). (1989). Holocaust: Religious and philosophical implications. NY: Paragon House.
  • Wiesenthal, S. (1998). The sunflower: On the possibilities and limits of forgiveness. NY: Schocken Books.
  • Yad Vashem. (1999). Holocaust and education: Proceedings of the first international conference. Jerusalem: Author.

Holocaust/Genocide/Ethnocide History

  • Abells, C.B. (1983). The children we remember: Photographs from the archives of Yad Vashem, the Holocaust Martyr's and Heroes' Remembrance Authority, Jerusalem, Israel. New York, NY: Greenwillow Books.
  • Balakian, P. (2003). The burning tigris: The Armenian genocide and America's response. New York: Harper Collins Publishers.
  • Bauer, Y. (1982). A history of the Holocaust. Danbury, CT: Franklin Watts.
  • Berenbaum, M. & Peck, A.J. (Eds.). (1998). The Holocaust and history: The known, the unknown, the disputed, and the reexamined. Bloomington and Indianapolis, IN: Indiana University Press.
  • Bloch, S. E. (1984). From Holocaust to redemption: Bearing witness. Proceedings and events of the World Gathering of Holocaust Survivors. New York, NY: The World Gathering of Jewish Holocaust Survivors.
  • Brizzi, G. P. (2002). Silence and remembering: The racial laws and the foreign Jewish students at the University of Bologna. Bologna, Italy: CLUEB.
  • Dallaire, R. (2003) Shake hands with the devil: The failure of humanity in Rwanda. Canada: Random House.
  • Ferenz, B.B. (1994). New legal foundations for global survival: Security through the Security Council. Dobs Ferry: Oceana Publications
  • Fischer, K.P. (1998). The history of an obsession: German Judeophobia and the Holocaust. New York, NY: Continuum Publishing Company.
  • Friedlander, H. (1995). The origins of Nazi genocide: From euthanasia to the final solution. Chapel Hill, NC. The University of North Carolina Press.
  • Friedlander, S. (1997). Nazi Germany and the Jews: The years of persecution, 1933-1939. New York, NY: HarperCollins Publishers.
  • German Information Center. (19--) From horror to hope: Germany, the Jews and Israel. New York, NY: German Information Center.
  • Giardina, D. (1998). Saints and Villains. New York: The Ballantine Publishing Group.
  • Gourevitch, P. (1998). We wish to inform you that tomorrow we will be killed with our familites: Stories from Rwanda. New York: Picador Press.
  • Greenfeld, H. (2001). After the Holocaust. New York, NY: HarperCollins Publishers.
  • Grau, G. (1995). Hidden Holocaust (Camiller, P. Trans.). Chicago, IL: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers. (Originally published in 1993).
  • Heger, H. (1980). The men with the pink triangle: The true life-and-death story of homosexuals in the Nazi death camps (Fernbach, D. Trans.). Los Angeles, CA: Alyson Books.
  • Hitler, A. (1939). Mein kampf. (Murphy, J., Trans.). Boring, OR: CPA Book Publisher. (Originally published in 1925-6).
  • Kagan, J. (1992). Poland's Jewish Heritage. New York: Hippocrene Books.
  • Kowalczyk, T. (2003). Auschwitz veterinarian: Five years in the death camps. Marshfield, WI: Brush Wolf Press.
  • Levin, N. (1990). The Holocaust years. Malabar, FL: Krieger Publishing Company.
  • Levine, H. (1996). In search of Sugihara: The elusive Japanese diplomat who risked his life to rescue 10,000 Jews from the Holocaust. New York, NY: The Free Press.
  • Lifton, R.J. (2000). The Nazi doctors: Medical killing and the psychology of genocide. USA: Basic Books.
  • Marrus, M. R. (1987). The Holocaust in history. New York, NY: Meridian Books.
  • New Mertus, J., Tesanovic, J., Metikos, H., Boric, R. (Eds.). (1997). The Suitcase: Refugee Voices from Bosnia and Croatia. Los Angeles, CA: University of California Press, Ltd.
  • Photini, C., Thanos, V. (Eds.). (1999). Documents on the history of the Greek Jews: Records from the historical archives of the ministry of foreign affairs (2nd ed.). Athens, Greece: Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
  • Rogasky, B. (2002). Smoke & Ashes: The story of the Holocaust. New York: Holiday Tree.
  • Sereny, G. (1974). Into that darkness: An examination of conscience. New York, NY: Vintage Books.
  • Staub, E. (1989). The roots of evil: The origins of genocide and other group violence. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.
  • Stadtler, B. (1973). The Holocaust: A history of courage and resistance. West Orange, NJ: Behrman House, Inc.
  • Strom, M.S. (1994). Facing history and ourselves: Holocaust and human behavior. Brookline: Facing history and ourselves national foundation.
  • Tec, N. (1986). When light pierced the darkness: Christian rescue of Jews in Nazi-occupied Poland. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Tusa, A. & Tusa, J. (1983). The Nuremberg trial. New York, NY: Atheneum.
  • Wyman, D.S. (1984). The abandonment of the Jews: America and the Holocaust 1941-1945. New York, NY: Pantheon Books.
  • Smolen, K. (1979). Selected problems from the history of KL Auschwitz. Panstwowe Muzeum W Oswiecimiu.
  • Yad Vashem. (1984). The Nazi concentration camps. Proceedings of the fourth Yad Vashem international historical conference - January 1980. Jerusalem, Israel: Daf-Chen Press.


  • Center for New Community. (1999). Soundtracks to the white revolution: White supremacist assaults on youth music subcultures. Chicago, IL: Author
  • Zakim, L. (2000). Confronting Anti-Semitism: A practical guide. Hoboken, NJ. KTAV Publishing House, Inc.

Holocaust Denial

  • Churchill, W. (1997). A little matter of genocide: Holocaust and denial in the Americas 1492 to present. San Francisco, CA: City Lights.
  • Kaye, E. (1997). Desecraters of Memory: Confronting holocaust denial. Jerusalem, Israel: Yad Vashem.
  • Shermer, M. & Grobman, A. (2000). Denying history: Who says Holocaust never happened and why do they say it? Berkeley and Los Angeles, CA: University of California Press.
  • Lipstadt, D. (1994). Denying the Holocaust: The growing assault on truth and memory. New York, NY: Plume.
  • Stern, K. (1993). Holocaust denial. New York, NY: The American Jewish Committee.

Poetry and Art

  • Balagura, S. (2000). Clinging to humanity: In search of hope. St. Petersburg, FL: Florida Holocaust Museum.
  • Feinstein, S.C. (2000). Fritz Hirschberger: The sur-rational Holocaust paintings. Minnesota: The Regis Foundation.
  • Forche, C. (Ed.). (1993). Against forgetting: Twentieth-century poetry of witness. New York, NY: Norton.
  • Forche, C. (1994). The angel of history. New York, NY: HarperCollins.
  • Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, University of Minnesota. (2002). Fritz Hirschberger: The sur-rational Holocaust paintings. Minneapolis, MN: Author.
  • Joseph, S. (Ed.). (1999). A voice for the child: The inspirational words of Janusz Korczak. Hammersmith, London: Thorsons.
  • Schiff, H. (Ed.). (1995). Holocaust poetry. New York, NY: St. Martin's Griffin.
  • Sendak, M., & Kushner, T. Brundibar.
  • Volavkova, H. (1993). I never saw another butterfly: Children's drawings and poems from Terezin concentration camp 1942-1944. New York: Schocken Books.


VHS Tape

  • Adopt a Holocaust Survivor Project (2001)
  • Aptaker, B. (Producer & Director). (2003). Why us? [Motion Picture]. U.S. Foundation.
  • Bent. (1997). August 2, 2000. From Martin Sherman's play.
  • Children of a Vanished World. Sevilla Communications.
  • Dachau Concentration Camp, Dachau, Germany. Footage shot 6/16/2000.
  • Daring to Resist
  • Eye of Vichy. (1993).
  • Gildin, L. (Producer), & Ticho, C.J. (Director). (1993). Theresienstadt: Gateway to Auschwitz [Motion Picture]. Teaneck, NJ: Ergo Media Inc.
  • A Good Man in Hell, A conversation with General Romeo Dellaire and Ted Koppel, USHMM/June 2002
  • Haghetaot, B.L. (Producer & Director). (1993). Warsaw ghetto uprising [Motion Picture]. Teaneck, NJ: Ergo Media Inc.
  • Kinder transport
  • King, C. (Reporter) & Lewis, B. (Photographer). (1996). Holocaust Survivor Series. KVOS TV, Inc.
  • Korytowski, M. (Producer), & Schirk, H. (Director). (1993). The Wannsee conference [Motion Picture]. Teaneck, NJ: Ergo Media Inc.
  • Kristallnacht and A conversation with Elie Weisel
  • The Woodring College of Education and Western Washington University presents: Lessons from the Holocaust with Noemi Ban and Dr. Ray Wolpow (1996).
  • Mapping Our Tears. The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion.
  • Muhlen, I. (Producer & Director). (1985). The liberation of Auschwitz 1945 [Motion Picture]. Waltham, MA: Chronos Films.
  • Night and Fog
  • Orenstein, Henry (Lecturer). (2002). Saved by a sting: How one Jew survived five concentration camps. Queens College, CUNY.
  • Rehn, R. (Producer), & Robrts, T. (Director). (1992). Opening the gates of hell [Motion Picture]. Teaneck, NJ: Ergo Media Inc.
  • Shoah (parts 1-4): A documentary on the Holocaust
  • Survivors of the Shoah: So generations never forget what so few lived to tell. Western Washington University (ATUS). Visual History Foundation.
  • Suzuki, T., Kqwamura, N., Ozawa, T. (Producers), & Ohyama, K. (Director). (1995). The visas that saved lives [Motion Picture]. Teaneck, NJ: Ergo Media Inc.
  • Testimony of Noemi Ban: A survivor of the Holocaust
  • Undying Love
  • Where the Spirit Lives
  • Witness: Condemned to Live
  • Witness and legacy: Contemporary art about the Holocaust (on tour since 1995) Opened at the Frye Museum of Art October 9, 2001.
  • Yad Vashem, The Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Authority. (1997). Outcast: Jewish persecution in Nazi Germany 1933-1938 [Motion Picture]. Jerusalem, Israel: Author.


  • Gillott, N. (Producer) & Pierson, F. (Director). (2001). Conspiracy. USA: HBO
  • Haber, B. (Producer) & Avnet, J. (Director). (2001). Uprising. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video
  • Desafio al olvido: La historia del Holocausto a traves de la voz de ocho sobrevivientes
  • Committee on Conscience. A Good Man in Hell: General Romeo Dallaire and the Rwandan Genocide.
  • Committee on Conscience. Witnessing Darfur: Genocide in Emergency.
  • Arnold Liebster Foundation. Jehovah's Witnesses Stand Firm Against Nazi Assault. Produced by Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of New York, Inc. (2008) Also included: study guide for educators.