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Author Bonelli, Charlotte, 1956-
Title Exit Berlin : how one woman saved her family from Nazi Germany / Charlotte Bonelli ; with translations from the German by Natascha Bodemann
Imprint New Have : Yale University Press, [2014]
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 人文社會聯圖  DS134.4 .B66 2014    AVAILABLE    30610020443339
Descript xiii, 293 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
"This remarkable collection of letters between German Jews trapped in Nazi Germany and their relatives in the United States offers rare insights into the challenges of an average American family responding to desperate requests for refuge and aid"-- Provided by publisher
Part 1. May 1933-September 1938 -- Berlin beginnings -- From Hecht to Hatch: American relations -- First requests -- Persistence rewarded. Part 2. December 1938-August 1939 -- Settling In: a new life in New York -- Looking back home -- Escape to Shanghai -- A widening circle. Part 3. September 1939-October 1941 -- Desperate Appeals -- The Shanghai solution -- Rosh Hashana, 1940 -- Deportation to Gurs: ILOT K -- A closing door
Subject Hatch, Luzie -- Family -- Correspondence
Hatch, Arnold -- Correspondence
Jews -- Germany -- Correspondence
Jews -- United States -- Correspondence
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Germany
Alt Author Bodemann, Natascha, translator
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