All But My Life (Articles)

by Gerda Weissmann Klein

Gerda Weissmann Klein's book touches on topics such as World War II, The Holocaust, slave labor camps, and liberation . You may want to read more about these topics! In fact, these issues would be excellent starter ideas for research projects.

All But My Life Articles in Magazines, Journals, and Newspapers

Electronic Databases

You might wish to do research in databases to get journal, magazine or newspaper articles. These are a few highlighted that you might like to use, or you might browse the databases and choose those that fit your specific needs. You might want to try a variety of search terms when doing your research. Ideas: You might want to use general terms like Holocaust or genocide or narrow your terms based on your research needs. You might try names of the camps or cities, or phrases such as "concentration camp", or combined terms such as Poland and World War II. Librarians are available to assist with finding search terms if you need extra help.

Articles from Popular and News Publications
Historical New York Times
This database is an online version of the New York Times newspaper covering 1851-2001. This would be a good way to view press coverage of the time. Note: You might want to use camp / city names or words such as "deportation" to find what you're seeking, since it will have the phrases that were used in the newspaper at that time.
Academic Search Premier
Use this index to find periodical articles from popular, consumer-oriented magazines and journals in many fields.
Articles from Scholarly Sources
America: History and Life
A comprehensive index to journal articles, books, book reviews and dissertations related to history of the U.S. and Canada, from prehistory to the present. Abstracts are provided, but it does not include full-text articles.
Historical Abstracts
Coverage: 1954-present Index to journal articles on topics related to history (outside the U.S. and Canada) since 1450.
Project Muse
Full text of over 100 scholarly journals, primarily in the humanities and social sciences

The All But My Life Research Guide is maintained by Mary Chesnut. Suggestions and comments are welcome.

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