the main gate of the auschwitz birkenau camp .. even more terrifying at night ...

the main gate of the auschwitz birkenau camp .. even more terrifying at night ...

Infographic: Auschwitz by the Numbers.  Today marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp.

Infographic: Auschwitz remembered - National

Infographic: Auschwitz by the Numbers. Today marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp.

Haunting, Auschwich, never to forget. If you ever want to get me going, just say that this was all a hoax.

Haunting, Auschwich, never to forget. If you ever want to get me going, just say that this was all a hoax.

Auschwitz Concentration Camps: Oswiecim, Poland. I think going to historic sights is almost more important than going away to a tropical utopia.

Auschwitz Concentration Camps: Oswiecim, Poland. I think going to historic sights is almost more important than going away to a tropical utopia.

Auschwitz. They had to sleep here.  Crammed in so tightly that if one needed to turn over, they all had to turn.

Auschwitz. They had to sleep here. Crammed in so tightly that if one needed to turn over, they all had to turn.

Block 5. Spectacles that belonged to Jews deported to Auschwitz for extermination.

Block 5. Spectacles that belonged to Jews deported to Auschwitz for extermination.

The horrible gas chambers at Auschwitz. Used for the first time in 1941.It took a full fifteen minutes to die .

The horrible gas chambers at Auschwitz. Used for the first time in 1941.It took a full fifteen minutes to die .

some things you want to see are not for the beauty but for the painful reality of it all

some things you want to see are not for the beauty but for the painful reality of it all

Auschwitz, Poland, 1945, A pile of human bones, after the liberation.

Auschwitz, Poland, 1945, A pile of human bones, after the liberation.

Auschwitz - Birkenau, concentration and extermination camps built and operated by the Third Reich in Polish areas annexed by Nazi Germany during World War II. From the 1942 Auschwitz became the largest site for the murder of Jews brought here under the Nazi plan for their extermination. More than 1,100,000 people lost their lives here.Many of those not killed in the gas chambers died of starvation, forced labor, infectious diseases, individual executions, and medical experiments.

Auschwitz - Birkenau, concentration and extermination camps built and operated by the Third Reich in Polish areas annexed by Nazi Germany during World War II. From the 1942 Auschwitz became the largest site for the murder of Jews brought here under the Nazi plan for their extermination. More than 1,100,000 people lost their lives here.Many of those not killed in the gas chambers died of starvation, forced labor, infectious diseases, individual executions, and medical experiments.

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