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The Shocking Liberation of Auschwitz: Soviets ‘Knew Nothing’ as They Approached

January 24, 2020 in History

By Erin Blakemore

While some had been driven from the camp, thousands of emaciated prisoners had been left behind to die.

Eighty-eight …read more

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Auschwitz Photos Taken After Its Liberation Reveal Devastating Atrocities

January 24, 2020 in History

By History.com Editors

‘After Auschwitz, the human condition is no longer the same. After Auschwitz, nothing will ever be the same.’ — Elie Wiesel.

In fewer than four years, more than 1.1 million people were killed by Nazi forces at …read more

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