This is a selection of relevant information available on the Internet. Neither author Cynthia Crane nor anyone connected to Divided Lives is responsible for the contents herein.


In The Shadow of the Holocaust
Nazi Persecution of Jewish-Christian Germans
by James Tent

Hitler's Jewish Soldiers
The Untold Story of Nazi Racial Laws and Men of Jewish Descent in the German Military
by Bryan Rigg

Resistance of the Heart
Intermarriage and the Rosenstrasse Protest in Nazi Germany
by Nathan Stoltzfus,556.aspx

Between Dignity and Despair
Jewish Life in Nazi Germany (Studies in Jewish History)
by Marion A. Kaplan


Film & Video Resources

The National Center for Jewish Film

Feature Films:

Europa Europa (1990)
Director: Agnieszka Holland

The Nasty Girl (Das Schreckliche Mädchen) (1990)
The National Center for Jewish Film

Rosenstrasse (2003)

Schindler's List (1993)

Swing Kids (1993)

The Grey Zone (2001) (Review)

The Pianist (2002)


Bonhoeffer (2003)

Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport (2000)

Kindertransport (riveting play by Diane Samuels) (2004)

Shoah (1985)


Teaching and Broad-Spectrum Sites:

Feel free to add this page of links to your website:

The Children of Willesden Lane
The true story of Lisa Jura, a young girl who escapes Nazi persecution on the eve of World War II.
This site offers resources to help teach the book to middle and high school students.

The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, D.C.

Holocaust Education Resource Center
Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY

The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education

Holocaust Teacher Resource Center

The Vancouver Holocaust Education
Vancouver, BC.  Devoted to Holocaust based anti-racism education.

A Teacher's Guide to the Holocaust
Florida Center for Instructional Technology
College of Education, University of South Florida.

Interactive Quizzes

Museum of Tolerance Multimedia Learning Center

The Simon Wiesenthal Center
An international Jewish human rights organization dedicated to preserving the memory of the Holocaust by fostering tolerance and understanding through community involvement, educational outreach and social action.

The Voice/Vision Holocaust Survivor Oral History Archive
Exists to maintain a collection of oral testimonies of those who survived the Holocaust and make these widely accessible for educational purposes.

Holocaust Survivor's Testimony
History with a human face. Stories of survivors.

UNR Center for Holocaust, Genocide and Peace Studies
University of Nevada, Reno

The History Place

Jewish Virtual Library/The Holocaust
The American-Israeli Cooperative Enterprise (AICE) was established in 1993 as a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization to strengthen the U.S.-Israel relationship.

TimeWitnesses Project
Founded and directed by Tom Holloway.

Holocaust Heroes
Primarily religious rescuers

NAAF Project
Never Again, Always and Forever. On-line memorial to the Holocaust, presenting Holocaust facts and information.

The Holocaust History Project
Dedicated to fighting Holocaust-denial (or "revisionism"), whether based on a hatred of Jews or a desire to rehabilitate the discredited philosophy of National Socialism.  Original documents available with English translation.

Not in My Name
Seeking a Just Peace between Israelis & Palestinians. Some interesting essays from Jews living in Israel.

Non-Jewish Holocaust Victims

Jewish Generations
Aids in helping to find lost family members.

Museum of Jewish Heritage

A site devoted to establishing an identity for Half-Jews.

Nazi Euthanasia
From the History place website.  Provides detail about the Nazi euthanasia program.

The Third Reich
Designed and sponsored by David Dickerson and IGC Networks.

Survivors of the SHOAH Visual History Foundation
Steven Spielberg, Founder.  52,000 survivor and witness testimonies, and classroom resources.


The White Rose

The Rosenstrasse Protest

Rosenstrasse (film)


Triumph of the Will - Leni Riefenstahl
Film-as propaganda of the time.

Nazi Propaganda
A few useful links that refer to or discuss Nazi propaganda techniques (summary of film, Jud Süß) (German propaganda archive) (from a course) (an article)

Contemporary Connections:

Genocide- Rwanda 
The site is organized into eight sections which outline the Rwandan massacre, U.S. foreign policy towards such events, and the meaning of the word "genocide". The designer of the site is Covert Action Quarterly.

Hate Crimes Today
"An Age-Old Foe in Modern Dress." American Psychological Assoc.


American Family Immigration
Find your family.  From 1892 to 1924.  Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island.

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