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A German Soldier Documents the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Today is the 50th Anniversary of the beginning of the uprising in the Warsaw Ghetto. Terry talks with Rafael Scharf. He's compiled a new book of photographs, "In The Warsaw Ghetto Summer 1940." The photographs were taken one summer day in 1941 by German soldier and have never been published before. Scharf was born in Poland, but left the country shortly before World War II. He is one of the founders of "The Jewish Quarterly," a London literary and political magazine. Many of his relatives were killed during the Holocaust.

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Other segments from the episode on April 19, 1993

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, April 19, 1993: Interview with Rafael Scharf; Review of Christa Wolf's books "What Remains and Other Stories" and "The Author's Dimension."

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