Panel 1

East Prussia

Forgotten Land: Journeys among the ghosts of East Prussia (2011) Max Egremont

Tilsit – Wie es War: (How it was) Bilder einer deutschen Stadt (1991) Peter Joost and Ingolf Koehler

Ostpreußen: Unvergessene Heimat (East Prussia – Immortal Home) (2013) Ewald Lindner


Then & Now: On the History of the Dresden Synagogue and it’s Community (2001) Nora Goldenbogen

Geschichte der Stadt Dresden: Band 3 Von der Reichsgründung bis zur Gegenwart (History of the City of Dresden: Volume 3 From the founding of the Reich to the present) (2006) Holger Starke and Uwe John

Oder Dresden… Fotos, Dokumente und Texte einer Austellung 40 Jahre nach der Zerstörung der Stadt (Or Dresden… photos, documents and texts of an exhibition 40 years after the destruction of the city) (1991) Winfried Weiner

Conrad Felixmüller

Between Politics and the Studio, Conrad Felixmüller 1897-1977 (1994) Shulamith Behr & Amanda Wadsley

Conrad Felixmüller, Works on Paper 1897-1977 (1994) Shulamith Behr

A Retrospective Exhibition of the works of Conrad Felixmüller 1897-1977 (1982) Hong-Kong Arts Centre

Conrad Felixmüller: Werke und Dokumente (1981) Archiv für Bildende Kunst

Conrad Felixmüller: Die Dresdner Jahre 1913-1933 (1987) Peter Barth

Conrad Felixmüller: Zwischen Kunst und Politik (Between Art and Politics) (2012) Ingrid Mössinger & Thomas Bauer-Friedrich

Victor Klemperer

I Shall Bear Witness: The Diaries of Victor Klemperer 1933-41 abridged and translated by Martin Chalmers (1998)

To the Bitter End: The Diaries of Victor Klemperer 1942-45 abridged and translated by Martin Chalmers (2004)

The Lesser Evil: The Diaries of Victor Klemperer 1945-59 abridged and translated by Martin Chalmers (2005)


Panel 2

Art in Nazi Germany

‘Degenerate Art’; The Fate of the Avant-Garde in Nazi Germany (1991) Stephanie Barron

exiles + emigres; The Flight of European Artists from Hitler (1997) Stephanie Barron

Artists Under Hitler: Collaboration and Survival in Nazi Germany (2014) Jonathan Petropoulos

Defending ‘Degenerate’ Art, London 1938 (2018) Lucy Wasserstein & Martin Faass


The Mad Square: Modernity in German Art 1910-37 (2011) Jacqueline Strecker

German Expressionist Woodcuts (1994) Shane Weller

The Print in Germany 1880-1933: The Age of Expressionism (1984) Frances Carey & Antony Griffiths

German Expressionism: The Graphic Impulse (2011) Starr Figura


Whitehall and the Jews 1933-1948: British Immigration Policy and the Holocaust (2003) Louise London


Panel 3


Jews in Berlin (2001) Andreas Nachama, Julius H. Schoeps & Hermann Simon

Berlin as a Cosmopolitan City 1919-1933 (2013) Willy Römer & Enno Kaufhold

Hannah’s Dress: Berlin 1904 – 2014 (2018) Pascale Hugues

Berlin a graphic novel (2018) Jason Lutes

Westerbork Transit Camp

Westerbork Drawings, The Life and Work of Leo Kok 1923-1945 (1990) Jaap Nijstad

Letters from Westerbork (1986) Etty Hillesum


Panel 4

Hess Family

Dank in Farben: Aus dem Gästebuch Alfred und Thekla Hess (Thanks in colours: From the guest book Alfred and Thekla Hess) (1957) Hans Hess

The Story of Street Scene: Restitution of Nazi Looted Art, Case and Controversy (2008) Gunnar Schnabel & Monika Tatzkow


Panel 5


The History of Leicester in 100 People (2013), Stephen Butt

Leicester, A Modern History (2016), Richard Rodger & Rebecca Madgin

The Quality of Leicester (2016), Michael Taylor

Portrait of a Community: A History of the Leicester Hebrew Congregation (1998) Aubrey Newman & Patricia Lidiker


Panel 6


Dresden 13 February 1945 (2004) Frederick Taylor

Slaughterhouse 5 (1991) Kurt Vonnegut 

The Stone Bridal Bed (1962) Harry Mulisch

Dresden – Eine Kamera Klagt An (A camera accuses) (1995) Richard Peter

Among the Dead Cities: Is the Targeting of Civilians in War Ever Justified? (2006) A.C. Grayling

Firestorm: The Bombing of Dresden, 1945 (2006) Paul Addison & Jeremy A. Crang

Schuhe von Toten: Dresden und die Shoa (Shoes of the dead: Dresden and the Shoa) (2014) Museum of Military History Dresden

Buch Der Erinnerung: Juden in Dresden deportiert, ermordet, verschollen (Book of Remembrance: Jews in Dresden deported, murdered, lost) (2006) Gesellschaft für Christlich-Jüdische Zussamenarbeit Dresden

Dresden: The Fire and The Darkness Sinclair MacKay ( Feb 2020)

Jews in Britain

Whitehall and the Jews 1933-1948: British Immigration Policy and the Holocaust (2003), Louise London

The War After (1997) Anne Karpf

Finchleystraße: German Artists in Exile in Great Britain and Beyond 1933-1945 (2018) Sarah MacDougall & Alan Slingsby

The Hitler Emigres: The Cultural Impact on Britain of Refugees from Nazism (2003) Daniel Snowman

Insiders Outsiders: Refugees from Nazi Europe and Their Contribution to British Visual Culture (2019) Monica Bohm-Duchen

Continental Britons: Jewish Refugees from Nazi Europe (2002) Anthony Grenville

Second Generation

Losing the Dead (1999) Lisa Appignanesi

Memorial Candles: Children of the Holocaust (1992) Dina Wardi

After Such Knowledge: Memory, History and the legacy of the Holocaust (2004) Eve Hoffman

German History and other key texts

A Mighty Fortress: A New History of the German People, 100 B.C. to the 21st Century (2005) Steven Ozment

The Pity of it All: A Portrait of Jews in Germany 1743-1933 (2004) Amos Elon

Stories of an Exhibition: Two Millenia of German Jewish History (2001) Jewish Museum Berlin

Antisemitism: What It Is. What It Isn’t. Why It Matters (2019) Julia Neuberger

East West Street (2017) Philippe Sands

The House by the Lake (2016) Thomas Harding

The Hare with the Amber Eyes A Hidden Inheritance (2011) Edmund de Waal

Films of Interest

Never Look Away (German: Werk ohne Autor, lit. ‘Work Without Author’) (2018) Director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck.

Woman in Gold (2015) Director Simon Curtis

The Monuments Men (2014) Director George Clooney

Downfall (German: Der Untergang) (2004) Director Oliver Hirschbiege

Das Tagebuch der Anne Frank (also known as Anne Frank’s diary) (2016) Director Hans Steinbichler

Concentration Camp: Westerbork Camp 1939-1945 (1999) Director Karel Margry & Wolfgang Bauer

Bomber Harris (1989) BBC starring John Thaw

Dresden in Alten Filmen (2004) Ernst Hirsch