"Aryanisation" in Hamburg : the economic exclusion of Jews and the confiscation of their property in Nazi Germany (Book, 2002) [WorldCat.org]
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"Aryanisation" in Hamburg : the economic exclusion of Jews and the confiscation of their property in Nazi Germany

Author: Frank Bajohr
Publisher: New York : Berghahn Books, 2002.
Series: Monographs in German history, v. 7.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Published to wide acclaim in its original edition, this book shows how many ordinary Germans became involved in what they saw as a legally sanctioned process of ridding Germany and Europe of their Jews.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Bajohr
ISBN: 1571814841 9781571814845 157181485X 9781571814852
OCLC Number: 47930649
Language Note: English.
Description: vii, 344 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: The destruction or 'Aryanisation'of Jewish business in Nazi Germany --
Antisemitism 'from below' during the first phase of National Socialist rule --
Decision-makers and trends in National Socialist anti-Jewish policy in Hamburg, 1933-1937 --
Jewish businessmen: economic situation and individual and political strategies --
Transition to the 'de-Judaisation' of the Hamburg economy, 1936-37 --
'Aryanisation' under apparently legal conditions (April-November 1938) --
Selling off and liquidating enterprises and the race for personal enrichment:'De-Judaisation' and 'Aryanisation' from November 1938 --
Looking for profit: beyond the city limits --
Register of Jewish firms that were 'Aryanised' or liquidated in 1938-39.
Series Title: Monographs in German history, v. 7.
Other Titles: "Arisierung" in Hamburg.
Responsibility: Frank Bajohr.


Though he focuses fairly narrowly on the sale and liquidation of Jewish businesses, Bajohr (history, Forchungsstelle fnr Zeitgeschichte, Hamburg) also sees Aryanization as an all- encompassing  Read more...


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