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Author Boehling, Rebecca L., 1955-

Title Life and loss in the shadow of the Holocaust : a Jewish family's untold story / Rebecca Boehling and Uta Larkey
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 331 pages) : illustrations
Contents German-Jewish lives from Emancipation through the Weimar Republic -- Losing one's business and citizenship: the Geschwister Kaufmann, 1933-1938 -- Professional roadblocks and personal detours: Lotti and Marianne, 1933-1938 -- The November pogrom (1938) and its consequences for Kurt and his family -- New beginnings in Palestine, 1935-1939: Lotti and Kurt -- Rescuing loved ones trapped in Nazi Germany, 1939-1942 -- Wartime rumors and postwar revelations
Summary Uses six hundred recently discovered letters to reveal how the Kaufmann-Steinberg family was wrenched apart during the Nazi regime and how decisions were made to disperse over three continents
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-325) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Ostrand, Marianne Steinberg, 1911-2002.
Kauffman family.
Steinberg family.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Biography.
Jewish refugees -- United States -- Biography.
Jews -- Germany -- Essen -- Biography.
Jews, German -- Palestine -- Biography.
Jews, German -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
Author Larkey, Uta.
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