This image from the story is significant to the setting because shows the effort that the Nazis took to make sure that the Jews were never put seen to be put in a good light. This was so that people don't question the fact that they are capturing and sometimes killing Jews and people don't try to go against the Nazis because of it.
The Burning of Books by the Nazis
This image from the story is significant to the setting because it shows the need for Jews to hide from the Nazis at the time, so they don't get captured or killed. This shows the length they have to go to simply stay alive in a place where they are not wanted.
Max's Arrival at the Hubermanns
Max's Near Death Experience
This image from the story is significant to the setting because it shows the living conditions in which a hidden Jew would have to live in, in order to attempt to survive, and not be captured or killed by the Nazis. They could die living in these conditions, similar to how Max almost did living in the Hubermann's cold basement.
Hans Being Sent Off to War
This image from the story is significant to the setting because it shows the desperation at the time for the Nazis for more people to join the Nazis. This is shown because Hans clearly doesn't support the Nazi party. This is also shown a few days before he was sent off, when he feed some Jews that were on their way to concentration camps.