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A Kristallnacht story

On 9 November 1938 Nazis led attacks on Jewish homes and businesses across Germany. Writer and artist Nora Krug investigated what happened in her hometown Karlsruhe.

On 9 November 1938 Nazis led attacks on Jewish homes and businesses across Germany. Because of the number of windows that were smashed it would be remembered as the "night of broken glass" or Kristallnacht. Writer and artist Nora Krug has investigated her German family's wartime experiences for her graphic history "Heimat". She spoke to Kirsty Reid about what happened in her hometown of Karlsruhe that night in November 1938.

(Photo: Nora Krug. Credit: Penguin Books)

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