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Jews, germans, and allies - close encounters in occupied germany.

Author: Atina Grossmann
Publisher: University Presses Of Californ, 2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Traces the conflicting ways Jews and Germans defined their own victimization and survival, comprehended the trauma of war and genocide, and struggled to rebuild their lives. This book describes  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Atina Grossmann
ISBN: 9780691143170 069114317X
OCLC Number: 1026790185
Awards: Winner of American Historical Association George L. Mosse Prize 2008
Winner of Fraenkel Prize: Category A 2006
Description: 416 sidor ; 23.6 cm
Contents: List of Illustrations ix Preface: Where Is Feldafing? xiii Abbreviations xvii INTRODUCTION: Entangled Histories and Close Encounters 1 CHAPTER ONE: "Poor Germany": Berlin and the Occupation 15 CHAPTER TWO: Gendered Defeat: Rape, Motherhood, and Fraternization 48 CHAPTER THREE: "The survivors were few and the dead were many": Jews in Occupied Berlin 88 CHAPTER FOUR: The Saved and Saving Remnant: Jewish Displaced Persons in the American Zone 131 CHAPTER FIVE: Mir Zaynen Do: Sex, Work, and the DP Baby Boom 184 CHAPTER SIX: Conclusion: The "Interregnum" Ends 237 Abbreviations in Notes 269 Notes 271 Select Bibliography 359 Acknowledgments 369 Index 373


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Winner of the 2008 George L. Mosse Prize, American Historical Association Winner of the 2006 Fraenkel Prize in Category A, Wiener Library "Atina Grossmann's great insight is that the postwar Read more...

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