Photo Gallery: Teen Life in WWII Berlin
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Photo Gallery: Teen Life in WWII Berlin

Foto: Brigitte Eicke

Hairdos and Movies The Carefree Life of a Teen in Wartime Berlin

The diary of Brigitte Eicke, a Berlin teenager in World War II, is an account of cinema visits, first kisses, hairdos and dressmaking, along with a brief, untroubled reference to disappearing Jews. Recently published, it highlights the public indifference that paved the road to Auschwitz.
Von Jane Paulick