By Beate Meyer,William Templer
In 1939 all German Jews needed to develop into participants of a newly based Reich organization. The Jewish functionaries of this association have been confronted with situations and occasions that compelled them to stroll a good line among liable motion and collaboration. they'd was hoping to help mass emigration, mitigate the results of the anti-Jewish measures, and look after the remainder neighborhood. whilst the Nazis forbade emigration and began mass deportations in 1941, the functionaries determined to cooperate to avoid the "worst." In identifying to cooperate, they got here into direct competition with the pursuits in their individuals, who have been then deported. In June 1943 all unprotected Jews have been deported in addition to their representatives, and the so-called intermediaries provided the remainder of the group, which consisted of Jews dwelling in combined marriages. The research offers with the initiatives of those males, the destiny of the Jews in combined marriages, and what occurred to the survivors after the war.
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A Fatal Balancing Act: The Dilemma of the Reich Association of Jews in Germany, 1939-1945 by Beate Meyer,William Templer
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