Between Home and Homeland : Youth Aliyah from Nazi Germany
By: Amkraut, Brian.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Judaic Studies Series: Publisher: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, 2009Description: 1 online resource (247 p.).ISBN: 9780817381622.Subject(s): Germany - Emigration and immigration - History - 20th century | Jewish children in the Holocaust | Jews - Germany - Migrations | Jews - Germany - Politics and government | Palestine - Emigration and immigration - History - 20th century | Palestine -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century.Jews -- Germany -- Migrations.Jews -- Germany -- Politics and government.Zionism -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.Jewish childre | Zionism - Germany - History - 20th centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Between Home and Homeland : Youth Aliyah from Nazi GermanyDDC classification: 940.53/183508350943 | 943.004924 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; Acknowledgments; List of Abbreviations; Introduction: Dealing with the Nazis; 1. 1932-The Decisive Year; 2. Spreading the Word; 3. Emigration or Welfare Movement?; 4. After the Pogrom; 5. Conflicts and Resolutions; Epilogue; Notes; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
The emigration of Jewish teenagers to Palestine to escape Hitler's Germany. While the future darkened for the Jews of Germany as Hitler and his followers assumed and consolidated power in Germany, a number of efforts, at first random, uncoordinated, and often at cross-purposes with one another, were set underway both within and without German cities to facilitate the departure of Jews. Among them was the organization, "Youth Aliyah" (aliyah refers to the Zionist goal of a homecoming for Jews in historic Israel). To this day Youth Aliyah is considered by Israelis as
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