Maus

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Name of a series of two Pulitzer Prize-winning comic books telling the story of the Holocaust.

The author/artist, Art Spiegelman, portrays different groups of people as different species of animals: Jews are portrayed as mice (German: maus), Germans as cats and so on.


Also, the name of the largest tank design ever built. Designed in 1942 by Ferdinand Porsche under direct order from Adolph Hitler. Weighing 188 tons, the Maus was armed with a 128mm cannon and a coaxial 75mm gun, and covered with 180-240mm of armor.