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Destined to witness : growing up black in Nazi Germany

Author: Hans J Massaquoi
Publisher: New York : W. Morrow, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The author details his early years in Nazi Germany as the son of a well-to-do African and a white German nurse. His early years were spent in material comfort and affluence due to his diplomat grandfather. As Hitler rose to power, the author and his mother were treated as non-Aryans, dehumanized and devalued by the Nazis. Hans immigrated to the United States in the early 1950s.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Hans J Massaquoi; Hans J Massaquoi
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hans J Massaquoi
ISBN: 0688171559 9780688171551
OCLC Number: 41464909
Notes: The Mazal Holocaust Collection
Description: xvi, 443 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Hans J. Massaquoi.

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The author details his early years in Nazi Germany as the son of a well-to-do African and a white German nurse. His early years were spent in material comfort and affluence due to his diplomat grandfather. As Hitler rose to power, the author and his mother were treated as non-Aryans, dehumanized and devalued by the Nazis. Hans immigrated to the United States in the early 1950s.

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