The Resource And the witnesses were silent : the Confessing Church and the persecution of the Jews, by Wolfgang Gerlach ; translated and edited by Victoria J. Barnett

And the witnesses were silent : the Confessing Church and the persecution of the Jews, by Wolfgang Gerlach ; translated and edited by Victoria J. Barnett

Label
And the witnesses were silent : the Confessing Church and the persecution of the Jews
Title
And the witnesses were silent
Title remainder
the Confessing Church and the persecution of the Jews
Statement of responsibility
by Wolfgang Gerlach ; translated and edited by Victoria J. Barnett
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
An endlessly perplexing question of the twentieth century is how "decent" people came to allow, and sometimes even participate in, the Final Solution. Fear obviously had its place, as did apathy. But how does one explain the silence of those people who were committed, active, and often fearless opponents of the Nazi regime on other grounds-those who spoke out against Nazi activities in many areas yet whose response to genocide ranged from tepid disquiet to avoidance? One such group was the Confessing Church, Protestants who often risked their own safety to aid Christian victims of Nazi oppression but whose response to pogroms against Jews was ambivalent
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digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
261.8/348924043/099043
Index
index present
LC call number
DS146.G4
LC item number
G4813 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
And the witnesses were silent : the Confessing Church and the persecution of the Jews, by Wolfgang Gerlach ; translated and edited by Victoria J. Barnett
Publication
Note
"Slightly revised version of the German original"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-286) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm50753780
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803202757
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b2434090x
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50753780
  • pebcs080320275X
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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