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Nazi Germany and the American Germanists

a study of periodicals, 1930-1946

by Magda Lauwers-Rech

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • German philology -- Study and teaching -- United States.,
    • German philology -- Study and teaching -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Germanists -- United States.,
    • German philology -- Periodicals.,
    • National socialism.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-221).

      StatementMagda Lauwers-Rech.
      SeriesLiterature and the sciences of man,, vol. 2
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPF3068.U6 L38 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 221 p. ;
      Number of Pages221
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1088010M
      ISBN 100820416568
      LC Control Number94012036

      In , Raymond Geist went to Berlin as a consul, and handled visas for emigrants to the U.S. Once the Nazis began to oppress Jews and others, Geist's role became vitally important. Remaining in Berlin for a decade, Geist was the first American official to warn explicitly that what lay ahead for Germany's Jews was what would become the Holocaust. Yale law professor James Q. Whitman, in his intriguing new book, “Hitler’s American Model,” contends that the Nazi leader’s praise of America was not merely some propaganda rant but reflected the Nazis’ genuine admiration for the laws governing race relations in America in those years.

      Ireland and the Nazis: a troubled history As a neutral leader, de Valera trod a fine line between Nazi Germany and Britain, not helped by a pro-Nazi envoy in Berlin and his controversial. The Bund created an American version of the Hitler Youth that educated children in the German language, German history and Nazi philosophy. Although this organization tried to differentiate itself from the previously unsuccessful Friends of New Germany, the German Foreign Ministry commented that “In reality they are the same people, with the same principles, and the same appearance”.

        Hitler and his Nazi party officials at the Nuremberg rally. Photograph: Hugo Jaeger/The Life Picture Collection/Getty By the s, social history had arrived on the scene.   Expulsion from Nazi Germany. Despite the apparent interference, Ebbutt’s reports still irked the Nazis enough for them to expel him in (no Daily Mail reporter was ever expelled from Nazi Germany). Expulsion became a badge of honour among members of the foreign press as life in Nazi Germany darkened.


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