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The Evian Conference of 1938 and the Jewish refugee crisis

Author: Paul R Bartrop
Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, [2018] ©2018
Series: Holocaust and its contexts.; Palgrave pivot.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book provides the first dedicated study of the Evian Conference of July 1938, an international initiative called by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt. While on the surface the conference appeared as an attempt to alleviate the distress faced by Jews being forced out of Germany and Austria, in reality it only served to demonstrate that the nations of the world were not willing to accept Jews as refugees.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Congresses
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul R Bartrop
ISBN: 9783319650456 3319650459 9783319650456
OCLC Number: 994726680
Description: xi, 128 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Roosevelt Calls the Meeting --
Initial Responses to the Invitation --
The Big Three: Taylor, Berenger, Winterton --
Introductory Statements --
The Delegates Speak --
The Sub-Committees --
Evian: The Dénouement --
Appendices --
Bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: Holocaust and its contexts.; Palgrave pivot.
Responsibility: Paul R. Bartrop.

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This book provides the first dedicated study of the Evian Conference of July 1938, an international initiative called by U.S. President Franklin D.  Read more...

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