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    Oskar Kokoschka

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    Oskar Kokoschka Kokoschka was born in P^chlarn, a Danube town, on March 1, 1886. He studied at the Vienna School of Arts and Crafts from 1905 to 1908. As an early exponent of the avant-garde expressionist movement, he began to paint psychologically penetrating portraits of Viennese physicians, architects, and artists. Among these works are Hans Tietze and Erica Tietze-Conrat (1909, Museum of Modern Art, New York City), August Forel (1910, Mannheim Art Gallery, Germany), and Self-Portrait

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    Oskar Shindler

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    Oskar Schindler was a German industrialist during World War II. As a greedy businessman, he was looking to profit from the times. He took over an enamelware factory in Krakow Poland, after Germany invaded Poland in 1939. He used cheap Jewish labor in his factory to manufacture and sell pots and pans to the German Army. By 1941, he had become very wealthy from his efforts. He had power, prestige, and wealth beyond compare – he had it all, and gave little thought to what (or whose) expense he had

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    CONFLICT AND RELEVANT BACKGROUND Oskar Schindler faced many conflicts in his life. The main conflict he faced was overcoming the Nazis and saving over one thousand Jewish People. Schindler, with out a job at the time, joined the Nazi Party and followed on the heels of the SS when the Germans invaded Poland. This is when Schindler took over two previously Jewish owned companies that dealt with the manufacture and sales of enamel kitchenware products and opened up his own enamel shop right outside

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    Oskar Schindler

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    Gypsies, Homosexuals and more were killed and cremated by the hands of the Nazis. There were a few, however, that fought the views of Adolf Hitler and attempted to save some of the victims of his cruelty. One of the greatest of these is Oskar Schindler. Oskar Schindler has been described as a crook, an alcoholic, and an insatiable womanizer. All of this may very well be true, but this factory owner was a hero to many Jewish men, women, and children. When those Jews were shipped to the concentration

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    Oskar Schindler Quotes

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    him?” (Bülow). When one of the Jews that Oskar Schindler saved asked him why he helped the Jews in the concentration camp, he responded with this quote. Oskar Schindler viewed the tormented Jews as more than a dog in the road. He saw the quality of their lives and went against the expectations of society to save them. Oskar Schindler’s work throughout the Holocaust is an important example of someone going against the status quo for the good of others. Oskar Schindler was not the person who you would

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    A Hero: Oskar Schindler

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    live this is what a true hero is. To many people, Oskar Schindler is one of the greatest heroes because he saved many Jewish lives during the Holocaust. First this is about Oskar Schindler life and death. Oskar Schindler was born on the year of 1908 in April on 28 in Svitavy in Moravia Ca province of the Austro Hungarian monarchy (1, 3). An interesting fact is that if he were still living today, he would have celebrate his 104 birthday (source 1). Oskar Schindler died in 1974. He was 66 years old when

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    Essay On Oskar Schindler

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    2014 Writing/Social Studies Research Paper Oskar Schindler A human, with flaws like the rest of us. An unlikely role model, a Nazi. In bad times, Schindler did great things. He remained true to his Jews who he referred to as his children (The Oscar Schindler Story). Oskar Schindler was a hero. He followed his heart, and he did the best for all people. Oskar Schindler, although he was a Nazi, saved many Jews from death and torture during the Holocaust. Oskar outsmarted Hitler and the Nazis to save more

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    Who Is Oskar Schindler?

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    Spielberg and scripted by Steven Zaillian. It is based on the novel Schindler's Ark by Australian author, Thomas Keneally. The film is based on the life of Oskar Schindler, an ethnic German businessman who saved the lives of more than a thousand mostly Polish-Jewish refugees during the Holocaust by employing them in his factories. Businessman Oskar Schindler, Liam Neeson, arrives in Krakow in 1939, ready to make his fortune from World War II, which had just started. After joining the Nazi party for

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    survive the genocide, such as Anne Frank and Eliezer Wiesel. But then there are people who risked their own life in order to spare even a few from the massacre. One of these people was Oskar Schindler- a Nazi. Through his own selfless acts and putting himself in danger, he saved many Jews from a horrible death. Oskar Schindler was born on April 12th, 1908, in the town of Svitavy, a town within the Austro-Hungarian province, Moravia. He was raised as an ethnic German-Catholic by Hans Schindler and Franziska

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    Oskar Schindler was born on April 28, 1908. He was born into a German Catholic family and grew up in Zwittau, Moravia, which is now part of Czechoslovakia. Oskar was the first child born and he had one sibling. His family was prosperous in business and made a great deal of money. Oskar was best friends with two Jewish boys that lived in his neighborhood when he was young. He attended trade school instead of going to college. Oskar married Emilie Pelzl on March 6, 1928. He had many strange jobs before

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