Leo Perutz’s By Night Under the Stone Bridge.

June 17 2024 12:01AM

Gertrud Kauders.

Amos Chapple and Dana Vaskova
Oct. 8 2020 12:01AM

“More Jewish synagogues were destroyed during Communist times than under the Nazis.”

Robert Tait
May 11 2020 12:01AM

A Hanukkah uprising in Czechoslovakia.

Edward Serotta
Jan. 24 2020 12:01AM

The mere sight of it terrified the invaders and roused the spirits of the outnumbered defenders.

Robert Gandt
Sept. 5 2019 12:01AM

Prague, unlike Berlin, joined Washington in recognizing Israel’s capital.

Dec. 19 2017 12:01AM

Marie Schmolka and the Kindertransport.

Anna Hájková and Martin Šmok
Oct. 18 2017 12:01AM

A Holocaust survivor returns to his Slovakian hometown after the war only to discover, one day in the market, a woman wearing his mother’s dress.

May 5 2016 12:01AM

As the war ends and she comes down from the mountains of Slovakia, a Jewish girl discovers that she can still be “moved by something other than the mere struggle for existence.”

Oct. 29 2015 12:01AM

A niece’s memoir of her parents and her uncle, the scholar Erich Heller.

Aug. 28 2015 12:01AM

Nicholas Winton was a British stockbroker who rescued 669 children.

July 2 2015 12:01AM

Documents newly released by the Bank of England reveal that Britain’s first modern central banker facilitated Nazi Germany’s sale of gold looted from Czechoslovakia.

Philip Aldrick
Aug. 1 2013 12:00AM