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Lodz, Poland, 1942, Jews being photographed for work permit pictures in the ghetto. Jews are sitting in rows, and a photographer is photographing their faces for the purpose of issuing work permits in the Lodz ghetto in 1942

Lodz, Poland, Children and nannies in a children's home in the ghetto.

When you need to get the real story about some of history's most fascinating women, call Stacy Schiff. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author's work includes Véra (Mrs. Vladimir Nabokov) and Cleopatra: A Life. In her highly anticipated new book, The Witches: Salem, 1692, Schiff focuses on an infamous and dark period of American history, especially as it relates to women: the Salem witch trials.

Lodz, Poland, A storage area in a factory in the ghetto.