American Religious Responses to Kristallnacht

  • Maria Mazzenga

About this book


This book examines how American Protestants, Catholics and Jews responded to the persecution of Jews in Germany and German-occupied territory in the 1930s. The essays focus on American religious responses to Kristallnacht and represent the first examination of multi-religious group responses to the beginnings of the Holocaust.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Maria Mazzenga
    • 1
  1. 1.American Catholic History Research CenterUniversity ArchivesUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2009
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-38071-8
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-62330-9
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