To see, to feel, to know : experiencing the Holocaust through the Virginia Holocaust Museum by Elisabeth Anne Custalow

Cover of: To see, to feel, to know : experiencing the Holocaust through the Virginia Holocaust Museum | Elisabeth Anne Custalow

Published by Donning Company Publishers in Virginia Beach, VA .

Written in English

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  • Museums,
  • Virginia,
  • Richmond.


  • Virginia Holocaust Museum (Richmond, Va.),
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Museums -- Virginia -- Richmond.,
  • Holocaust memorials -- Virginia -- Richmond.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementby Elisabeth Anne Custalow.
LC ClassificationsD804.175.R53 C87 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3392810M
ISBN 101578643058
LC Control Number2005002441

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