America and the Holocaust


Subject:
Judaism , History , Holocaust, Jewish , Holocaust

Description:
Companion to a PBS American Experience documentary about what "social and political factors shaped America's response to the Holocaust," including the temporary "'paper wall,' a bureaucratic maze that prevented all but a few Jewish refugees from entering the country." Includes details about one man's struggle against the bureaucracy, a guide to people and events of the Holocaust (such as Raoul Wallenberg, the Bermuda Conference, and the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising), interview transcripts, and primary sources.

Publisher:
WGBH; PBS Online

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/holocaust/


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