Auschwitz decays, prompting preservation effort

FILE- This photo shows the entrance to the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz Birkenau, with the Nazi infamous iron sign inscription declaring "Arbeit Macht Frei", German translated to "Work Sets You Free".

February 3, 2011 7:45:34 AM PST
The red brick barracks that housed starving inmates are sinking into ruin. Time has warped victims' leather shoes into strange shapes. Human hair sheared to make cloth is slowly turning to dust.

Load Comments