This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Aliyah - The Hebrew word for going up or ascending that is used to designate the various waves of Jewish immigrants to Palestine.
Auschwitz / Birkenau - The 20,000 acres of Polish farmland cleared, fenced in and covered with crude housing for Jews and other populations the Germans want to eliminate from across Europe.
The Balfour Declaration - A letter dated Nov. 2, 1917, written by the British Foreign Minister to Jewish philanthropist Lord Rothschild declaring his government is in favor of and will work for establishing in Palestine a national homeland for the Jewish...
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