A Former Nazi Labor Camp in Austria, Now Billed as a Tourist Site

Novelist Raphaela Edelbauer has been exploring the history of the camp at a former gypsum mine. It reflects a culture of denial

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Seegrotte, a gypsum mine in the Austrian town of Hinterbr hl, was accidentally flooded and then abandoned in 1912, becoming a tourist attraction in the 30s. Half an hour into a guided tour I took at the site...