Group portrait of women and children standing outside in Warsaw before the war.
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Warsaw

In the fall of 1940, German authorities established a ghetto in Warsaw, Poland’s largest city with the largest Jewish population. Almost 30 percent of Warsaw’s population was packed into 2.4 percent of the city's area.

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How and why was the Holocaust possible?