Holocaust and the Nazi Era

Critic’s Pick: ‘Shoah: Four Sisters’ Review: Harrowing Tales of Survival in the Holocaust

Claude Lanzmann’s documentary shares the stories of four women through installments that can be watched independently or together.

Reader’s Notebook: ‘The Tattooist of Auschwitz’ and the History in Historical Fiction

Most readers haven’t noticed or been worried by omitted details or factual mistakes in the book. But is there a greater imperative for novels about the Holocaust to get basic facts correct?