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Death Camp Uprising

Documentary depicts Jewish prisoners' successful revolt and escape from Sobibor.

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/arts/article/death_camp_uprising_20020906

In the history of the Holocaust, the Sobibor death camp in Eastern Poland has remained something of a footnote, a place where 260,000 Jews were murdered, as opposed to at least 1.1 million in Auschwitz-Birkenau. Having operated for just 18 months and closed long before the Allied victory in May 1945, Sobibor, like its victims, disappeared almost without a trace.

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