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Europe remembers how Eichmann trial and TV changed perceptions of Holocaust


URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/world/article/europe_remembers_how_eichmann_trial_and_tv_changed_perceptions_of_holocaust

The face, with its twisted mouth, receding hairline and dark-framed glasses, is familiar around the world today. But 50 years ago, when Adolf Eichmann -- former head of the Nazi Department for Jewish Affairs -- first sat in a Jerusalem courtroom to face war crimes charges, his visage was known to very few.

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