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The last deposit : Swiss banks and Holocaust victims' accounts

Author: Itamar Levin
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Relying on archival and contemporary sources, this text describes the Jewish people's effort to return death camp victims' assets to their heirs. It uncovers the behaviour of Swiss banking institutions, their complicity with the Nazis and their power over even their own "neutral" government.
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Levin, Itamar.
Last deposit.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1999
(DLC) 98053398
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Itamar Levin
ISBN: 0275965201 9780275965204 9781567508345 1567508340
OCLC Number: 70748395
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 250 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Foreword: No Greater Human Justice by Avraham Burg Foreword: Struggle for the Restoration of Human Dignity by Israel Singer and Edgar Bronfman Preface "The Encompassing Fog": Europe's Jews Transferred Millions to Switzerland "Switzerland Will Examine Favorably": Victims' Money Was Designated for Refugee Rehabilitation "Cruelly Ironic": Switzerland Exploits Property without Heirs for Its Own Purposes "Crying and Screaming": A Dozen Years of Frustration with the Swiss Banks and Government "Cold as Ice": Evading the Law for Restoration of Property "We Go to War": A New Generation Takes on Righting the Wrongs "It's the Principle": The Beginning of a Frontal Assault on the Banks "The Jews Were Betrayed": The Battle Moves to the American Front "Opening to the Wall": Neutral Switzerland Served Nazi Interests "The Parties Will Cooperate": The Beginning of Independent Investigation of the Deposits Affair "Oppression and Blackmail": Serious Blunders Cost Switzerland a Series of Crises "Easing the Suffering": First Steps towards Absolving the Signs of the Past Bibliography Index
Other Titles: Piḳadon aḥaron.
Responsibility: Itamar Levin ; translated by Natasha Dornberg ; forewords by Edgar Bronfman, Israel Singer, and Avraham Burg.

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