Patriotism perverted : Captain Ramsay, the Right Club, and British anti-semitism, 1939-40 (Book, 1998) [WorldCat.org]
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Patriotism perverted : Captain Ramsay, the Right Club, and British anti-semitism, 1939-40

Author: Richard Griffiths; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Publisher: London : Constable, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book is a study of British anti-Semitism in the last six months of peace, and the first year of the Second World War. It shows how, against the backdrop of an endemic British 'social anti-Semitism', a virulent form of this tendency was able to emerge in the late Thirties, above all in a variety of extremist movements. These movements gained their strength from the popular obsession, in 1939, with Jewish  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Griffiths, Richard, 1935-
Patriotism perverted.
London : Constable, 1998
(OCoLC)607115419
Online version:
Griffiths, Richard, 1935-
Patriotism perverted.
London : Constable, 1998
(OCoLC)607827218
Named Person: A H M Ramsay; A H M Ramsay; Archibald Henry Maule Ramsay
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Griffiths; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
ISBN: 0094679207 9780094679207
OCLC Number: 40608673
Language Note: English.
Description: xi, 372 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction (starting p. 1) --
pt. 1 The Last Months of Peace --
1 Anti-Semitism in Britain in the Thirties (starting p. 11) --
2 The Extremists: Pro-Nazi and Anti-Semitic Groups, up to September 1939 (starting p. 34) --
3 Patriotism, Pro-Nazism and the Approach of War, 1939 (starting p. 66) --
4 Captain Ramsay: 1937-8 (starting p. 77) --
5 Captain Ramsay: Nine Eventful Months, January-September 1939 (starting p. 90) --
6 The Formation of the Right Club (starting p. 121) --
7 The Right Club Membership: The Known Activists (starting p. 128) --
8 The Right Club Membership: Prominent Fellow Travellers (starting p. 143) --
9 The Right Club Membership: Innocents at Large? (starting p. 158) --
pt. 2 The First Months of the War --
10 The 'Patriotic Societies' and the Outbreak of War (starting p. 167) --
11 Popular Anti-Semitism after the Outbreak of War (starting p. 190) --
12 Various Peace Groups, 1939-40 (starting p. 200) --
13 Private Meetings and Attempts at Collaboration, 1939-40 (starting p. 216) --
14 Captain Ramsay and the Right Club, September 1939-May 1940 (starting p. 235) --
15 Crisis, May 1940 (starting p. 258) --
16 Captain Ramsay's War (starting p. 273) --
Conclusion (starting p. 293) --
App The Saga of the 'Red Book' (starting p. 300) --
Notes (starting p. 315) --
Bibliography (starting p. 341) --
Index (starting p. 351).
Responsibility: Richard Griffiths.
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A study of British anti-Semitic and pro-Nazi groups and individuals beginning with an overview of the 1930's at the time of Hitler's accession to power.  Read more...

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