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What Is Kristallnacht?

Here are some short videos that teach about Kristallnacht.
We will be adding materials here by request.
If you know of good educational materials about Kristallnacht that we can post or link to here, please contact us.

Here is a map (courtesy of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum) that gives an idea of the scope of the impact of Kristallnacht.
Antisemitic residents of thousands of cities and towns participated in the terror!

Here is the comprehensive page about Kristallnacht on the site of Yad Vashem, the World Holocaust Remembrance Center:

Here is a good video overview of Kristallnacht by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty:

Here is a touching interview with a Holocaust survivor who witnessed Kristallnacht as a child, produced by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum:

Here is a short (3.15 minutes) overview video of Kristallnacht by Encyclopedia Britannica online:

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Here is a very short (1.15 minutes) video overview of Kristallnacht:

(taken from this long page in