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Roosevelt and the Holocaust : a Rooseveltian examines the policies and remembers the times / Robert L. Beir with Brian Josepher.

(Author). Josepher, Brian. (Added Author).
  • ISBN: 1569803110 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781569803110 (pbk.)
  • Description: xxxv, 324 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Fort Lee, N.J. : Barricade Books,

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Merrimack College Stacks (2nd) D804.3 .B438 2006 (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-313) and index.
Contents Note: A blur of strange occurrences -- A decade of newsreels -- Impressions of war-torn Britain -- The kind of man Roosevelt hired -- "What have I got to lose?: -- A journey with Roosevelt -- "The best Jew is a dead Jew" -- The Avery Brundage effect -- Quarantine -- "An orgy of sadism" -- A "dangerous people to have around in large numbers" -- "Chased like an animal" -- "No cause for alarm" -- "Fear of the hordes" -- "With a determined resolve" -- "The crime of the bureaucrats" -- Bermuda and Warsaw -- "We shall no longer witness with pity alone" -- "Relief, like water to the thirsty" -- Contact with Karski -- Counterforces -- A sense of agony? -- Why I call myself a Rooseveltian -- This is what's happening.
Subject: Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.
Beir, Robert L., 1918-
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
World War, 1939-1945 > Personal narratives, American.
Jews > United States > Biography.
Germany > Foreign relations > United States.
United States > Foreign relations > Germany.
United States > Foreign relations > 1943-1945.
United States > Politics and government > 1933-1945.