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Exit Berlin : how one woman saved her family from Nazi Germany / Charlotte Bonelli ; with translations from the German by Natascha Bodemann.

By: Bonelli, Charlotte, 1956-.
Contributor(s): Bodemann, Natascha [translator.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: New Have : Yale University Press, [2014]Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 0300206771; 9780300206777.Subject(s): Jews -- Germany -- Correspondence | Jews -- United States -- CorrespondenceAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Exit Berlin.DDC classification: 940.53/180922 | B Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Part 1. 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.
Summary: "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.
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"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.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Part 1. 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.

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