Jewish Life In Shanghai's Ghetto

A museum tells the story of World War II refugees and their time in the city.

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  • Exhibit recounts Shanghai's Jewish refugees in WWII
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  • Jewish Life in Shanghai's Ghetto
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  • Shanghai Ghetto
    The Shanghai ghetto, formally known as the Restricted Sector for Stateless Refugees, was an area of approximately one square mile in the Hongkou District of Japanese ...
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