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Chemistry In Nazi Germany

Photo: CONCENTRATION CAMP - The factory system at Monowitz-Buna, a part of the Auschwitz system, used slave workers to produce synthetic rubber and oil. Cr

IBM and Auschwitz, by Edwin Black

By Edwin Black | October 9, 2002 The infamous Auschwitz tattoo began as an IBM number. In August 1943, a timber merchant from Bendzin, Poland, arrived at

The Shot that Ignited Europe

August 29, 2009 THE 70th anniversary of the start of World War II will be officially marked on Tuesday when German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets the prim

The Nazi Invasion of Lodz

Re Ghettostadt: Lodz and the Making of a Nazi City, By Gordon J. Horwitz, Belknap Press, 416 pp., $29.95Chronicle of an urban crimewww.irishtimes.comSeptem