Anniversary Book

„The Augsburg Synagogue – A Building and its History“ (ger./engl.)

This 158-page anniversary publication contains both informative essays by renowned authors as well as fascinating large-scale and detail photographs of the synagogue, one of the most beautiful in Europe. The texts enable the reader to delve into the synagogue’s construction and utilization history as well as furnish insight into the history of the City of Augsburg and the District of Swabia beginning with the early 20th century.

Published by Benigna Schönhagen and Tatjana Neef, commissioned by the Jewish Culture Museum Augsburg-Swabia Foundation to mark the 25th anniversary of the re-consecration of the Augsburg synagogue and the opening of the Jewish Culture Museum, Augsburg 2010. 158 pages, color photos and graphic illustrations, texts in German and English. ISBN: 978-3-9812246-5-8, price 25 euros plus postage and handling.

Authors: Prof. Dr. Michael Brenner, Ph.D., Miriam Friedmann, Prof. Dr. Walter Jacob, Ph.D., Prof. Dr. Rolf Kießling, Ph.D., Dr. Sabine Klotz, Ph.D., Dr. Ulrich Knufink, Eng.D., Dr. Sabine Offe, Ph.D., Gernot Römer, Dr. Benigna Schönhagen, Ph.D.

Photography: Franz Kimmel, Munich

Order from: Jewish Culture Museum Augsburg-Swabia, Halderstrasse 6-8, D-86510 Augsburg, tel. +49 (0) 821 – 513658, fax +49 (0) 821 – 513626, or