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The unwanted : America, Auschwitz, and a village caught in between

Author: Michael Dobbs; United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"The powerfully told story of a group of German Jews desperately seeking American visas to escape the Nazis, and an illuminating account of America's struggle with the refugee crisis caused by the rise of Hitler. Official tie-in to the U.S. Holocaust Museum multi-year exhibit"--
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dobbs, Michael, 1950-
Unwanted.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2019]
(DLC) 2018025652
Named Person: Franklin D Roosevelt; Franklin D Roosevelt; Franklin D Roosevelt
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Dobbs; United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
ISBN: 9781524733193 1524733199
OCLC Number: 1038034269
Notes: A Borzoi book.
Description: xiii, 346 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Contents: Foreword / by Sara Bloomfield --
November 1938 --
Visa lines --
FDR --
Kippenheim --
Flight --
"Save our souls" --
Fifth column --
Gurs --
Marseille-Martinique --
Les milles --
"Enemy aliens" --
"To the East" --
Epilogue: Memory.
Other Titles: America, Auschwitz, and a village caught in between
Responsibility: Michael Dobbs.

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"The powerfully told story of a group of German Jews desperately seeking American visas to escape the Nazis, and an illuminating account of America's struggle with the refugee crisis caused by the rise of Hitler. Official tie-in to the U.S. Holocaust Museum multi-year exhibit"--

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