The resources below provide background and more context on the Holocaust, World War II, and military action during the war.
- Watch The Path to Nazi Genocide for general background information on the Holocaust.
Holocaust Encyclopedia articles
- Invasion of the Soviet Union
- Soviet Union and the Eastern Front
- The Commissar Order
- Nazi Persecution of Soviet Prisoners of War
- The Treatment of Soviet POWs: Starvation, Disease, and Shootings, June 1941–January 1942
- Forced Labor: Soviet POWs January 1942- May 1945
- The German Army and the Racial Nature of the War Against the Soviet Union