A surprising artifact discovered after a parent's death leads to a series of discoveries and an ongoing interest in genealogy.
In July 1940, consular officials from three nations conspired to open an escape route for Jews out of occupied France. Why did they do it?
The home of a French Jewish jeweller was "Aryanized" and became a Nazi salon during the Occupation.
How and why did Stan Ruby's important post-graduate research go wrong, and what impact did it have on his career in physics?
Schija Ringel and Feiga Kaufler came to Berlin as young people in the 1880s. They had their roots in Jewish Galicia.
Home from the war, Stan Ruby is a graduate student at Columbia. His bride, Helga Ringel, is a smart, pretty war refugee from Berlin.
From 1880s to the 1930s, the Ringel family prospered in the garment trade in the German capital. Herman made men's outerwear.
During the first five years of Hitler's reign of terror, Jewish families of Berlin faced one repression after another.
Herman Ringel and Walter Ruby wore opposing uniforms in the Great War.