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6 edition of The Jews of Germany found in the catalog.

The Jews of Germany

A Historical Portrait

by Ruth Gay

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland),
  • History of specific racial & ethnic groups,
  • Jewish studies,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Germany,
  • Europe - Germany,
  • Holocaust,
  • History / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9806592M
    ISBN 100300060521
    ISBN 109780300060522

    Going beyond a review of their contributions to German society, this book elucidates the experiences of Jewish individuals and families within their own milieu and then the place of the German-Jewish microsociety in German society as a whole and ultimately the world of German-Jewish bourgeoisie in exile.” Geller is especially suited for the. The Transfer Agreement: The Dramatic Story of the Pact Between the Third Reich and Jewish Palestine is a book written by author Edwin Black, documenting the transfer agreement ("Haavara Agreement" in Hebrew) between Zionist organizations and Nazi Germany to transfer a number of Jews and their assets to y after Samuel Untermyer's return to the U.S. from Germany Author: Edwin Black.

    This book probes the background of the ultimately unexplainable evil of our century, the deliberate and unprovoked murder of millions of European Jews--and goes on to explore German reactions to that evil. Depicting the emergence in Weimar Germany of a new type of extreme anti-Semite, of which Hitler was the paramount example, Sarah Gordon discusses a number of 5/5(1).   The book proceeds along a chronological axis in recounting the slow but inexorably tightening of restrictions on the Jewish population within Germany during the years of the mid to late centering his account of what went wrong in Nazi Germany during the pre-war years, he also humanizes his narrative considerably by interspersing Cited by:

      Kristallnacht marked a turning point toward more violent and repressive treatment of Jews by the Nazis. By the end of , Jews were prohibited from schools and most public places in Germany. The book burning in Berlin, On student groups at universities across Germany carried out a series of book burnings of works that the students and leading Nazi party members associated with an “un-German spirit.” Enthusiastic crowds witnessed the burning of books by Brecht, Einstein, Freud, Mann and Remarque, among.


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The book explores the internal debates that agitated the community from medieval to modern times and analyzes how German Jewry emerged into the modern world.

The earliest document in the book is a fourth-century decree by the Roman emperor Constantine permitting Jews to hold office in Cologne/5(5).

The Jews Of Germany: 16 Centuries. Hardcover – January 1, by Marvin Lowenthal (Author)Author: Marvin Lowenthal. Jews in Weimar Germany and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device by: German Jews were among the first in the modern era to attempt to be both Jewish and national simultaneously. Elon author of over half a dozen books on Jewish history argues that this Cited by:   This unique book provides a panoramic overview of a now extinct culture: the year history of the Jews in Germany.

Through texts, pictures, and contemporary accounts, it follows the German Jews from their first settlements on the Rhine in the fourth century to the destruction of the community in World War II. This book posits that the roots of German anti-Semitism prior to rested on envy of the Jews' relatively advanced The Jews of Germany book and professional status.

This is a plausible explanation but flies in the face of most of the vast literature on this subject, and the author makes no attempt to refute what other analyses present.4/5(39).

Based on newly-discovered, secret documents from German archives, diaries and newspapers of the time, Gun Control in the Third Reich presents the definitive, yet hidden history of how the Nazi regime made use of gun control to disarm and repress its enemies and consolidate power. The countless books on the Third Reich and the Holocaust fail even to mention the laws restricting firearms ownership, which rendered political opponents and Jews /5().

This book is about twelve people who survived the Second World War by hiding in Berlin, then the capital of Germany. The stunning fact about these dozen people is that they are all Jewish. There were more Jewish survivors in Berlin than these twelve, but it is their stories of survival that are told in this by: The Jews of Germany: A Story of Sixteen Centuries The Jews of Germany: A Story of Sixteen Centuries, Marvin Lowenthal: Author: Marvin Lowenthal: Publisher: Jewish Publication Society of America, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

Nazi Germany and the Jews, This book is a meticulously written historical work on Nazi Germany's mass murder of Europe's Jews.

The author never lets us forget the human aspect as he describes events that are interweaved with individual testimonies taken from diaries, letters and witness statements at postwar trials/5. An eminent Holocaust historian gives voice to both the perpetrators and victims of Nazi Germany's prewar persecutions.

Historian and memoirist FriedlÑnder (Reflections of Nazism, ; When Memory Comes, ; etc.) here offers the first part of a two-volume study of the Holocaust. This eloquent, richly documented history focuses on the period from the rise of the Author: Saul Friedländer.

T he two questions that make up the title of the German scholar Götz Aly’s latest book are the ones that many historians of the Holocaust have been attempting to answer for decades.

And as the book’s subtitle suggests, the answer that Aly supplies is not radically new. The novel twist in his argument consists of the way he links envy and race hatred as causal factors: Aly argues.

The book claims that the Talmud discourages Jews from performing manual labour, and that Jews should engage in trade instead, and that non-Jews are meant to be slaves, that Talmudic law allows Jews to cheat non-Jews, and asks Jews to enslave the non-Jewish population.

The book was sometimes used in German : Ernst Hiemer. Why the Jews by Dennis Prager gives a historical narrative for the causes and reasons behind antisemitism. In his book Prague debunks many of the common assumptions that people in both Jewish and non-Jewish communities have regarding antisemitism, such as the scapegoat theory and Jewish success in the western world (although he does conclude /5.

The following is a list of some famous Jews (by religion or descent) from Germany proper. Also note that the idea of German nationality is rather broad, due to the many Germanic tribes, Jewish assimilation into Germany, and separate German ruled states through the history of Europe.

Therefore, the same set of people could at times be referred to as Germans, Jews, or German Jews. The enactment of the German extermination policies that resulted in the murder of six million European Jews depended upon many factors, including the cooperation of local authorities and police departments, and the passivity of the populations, primarily of their political and spiritual elites.

Necessary also was the victims' willingness to submit, often with the hope 4/5(4). The Nazi book burnings were a campaign conducted by the German Student Union (the "DSt") to ceremonially burn books in Nazi Germany and Austria in the s. The books targeted for burning were those viewed as being subversive or as representing ideologies opposed to included books written by Jewish, pacifist, religious, liberal, anarchist.

Jewish Domination Of Weimar Germany Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive HTML5 Uploader plus-circle Add Review. comment. This books exposes one of the reasons International Jewry declared war on germany because they lost control of the german people and they wouldnt stop at nothing but the destruction of the German.

The first comprehensive history of the German Jews on the eve of Hitler's seizure of power, this book examines both their internal debates and their relations with larger German society.

It shows that, far from being united, German Jewry was deeply divided along religious, political, and ideological fault lines. Above all, the liberal majority of patriotic and assimilationist Jews. Nazi Germany and the Jews, sets a major emphasis on the vic-tims’ voices in the writing and interpretation of this history.

These voices, not as expressed in fallible memoirs (no more fallible of course than those of a Höss or a Speer, among any number of Nazi memorialists and witnesses), but as expressedFile Size: 2MB.

"The Last Jews in Berlin" matches "A Diary of a Young Girl" by Anne Frank and "Night" by Elie Wiesel in terms of importance to the Jewish narrative of the Holocaust.

Before reading this book, I was unaware of the number of Jewish "U-Boats" that remained underground in Berlin long after the city was declared Reading this book was not an easy task/5.Christopher J. Probst, in his book Demonizing the Jews: Luther and the Protestant Church in Nazi Germany (), shows that a large number of German Protestant clergy and theologians during the Nazi Third Reich used Luther's hostile publications towards the Jews and their Jewish religion to justify at least in part the anti-Semitic policies of.Genre/Form: History History (form) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lowenthal, Marvin, Jews of Germany.

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