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  • Europe remembers how Eichmann trial and TV changed perceptions of Holocaust

    April 6, 2011 | 3:28 pm

    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...