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Concentration Camp Auschwitz I

The Auschwitz complex consists of three parts: Auschwitz I - the concentration camp known for the lurid text above the entrance: ARBEIT MACHT FREI [/ i], the second part Auschwitz II (Birkenau) [/ towid ] - the extermination camp and the third part (Monowitz) for the sequel.

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Source

  • Text: Lars van Lier & Auschwitz-museum
  • Photos: Marco Hilgers (1, 5), Lennard Bolijn (2, 3, 4)

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