Nazi Germany and the Jews by Saul Friedländer

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Published by HarperCollins in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Germany,
  • Germany.

Subjects:

  • Jews -- Germany -- History -- 1933-1945,
  • Jews -- Persecutions -- Germany,
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Germany,
  • Germany -- Ethnic relations

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (v. 1, p. [397]-425) and index.

Book details

StatementSaul Friedländer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS135.G3315 F75 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1 > ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL984172M
ISBN 100060190426
LC Control Number96021915

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