My Brother s Keeper: A History...

This book deals with the efforts of American Jews - through their overseas aid organization, the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee - to come the aid of European Jewry in the crucial prewar decade, 1929-1939.

Tables Table 1 Kassas of the Reconstruction Foundation 36 Table 2 Development of Loan Kassas and Free Loan Kassas in Poland 44 Table 3 Vocational Training in Germany 119 Table 4 Jewish Schools in Germany 124 Table 5 JDC Expenditures in Germany 127 Table 6 Loan Kassas of the Reconstruction Foundation in Germany 130 Table 7 Jewish Emigration from Germany: 1933- 1937 139 Table 8 Immigration ( Legal) to Palestine from Germany and Austria 163 Table 9 Immigration from Germany to the United States 169 Table 10 JDC Expenditures in Holland 171 Table 11 Jewish versus Non- Jewish Enterprises in Kalisz 188 Table 12 Expenditures by JDC in Poland 190 Table 13 Free Loan Kassas in Poland 199 Table 14 Summer Camps in Poland 205 Table 15 JDC Allocations in Romania 212 Table 16 Persons Fed in Vienna in 1938 228 Table 17 Persons Fed Daily in Public Kitchens in 1939 257   C h a p t e r Home  | T O C  | I n d e x For use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. To purchase Scholar PDF version with advanced functionality, go to www. publishersrow. com

My Brother s Keeper: A History of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, 1929-1939.


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FRONT MATTERTitle PageCopyright PageContentsTablesPrefaceIntroduction: The First Fifteen Years1. A Time of Crisis: 1929–19322. Agro-Joint3. Germany: 1933–19384. Refugees: 1933–19385. Prelude to the HolocaustPOLANDROMANIACZECHOSLOVAKIA AND HUNGARYTHE BALTIC STATES6. The Beginning of the EndAUSTRIAEVIANTHE REFUGEESZBASZYNJDC IN 1938/9THE “NIGHT OF CRYSTAL”EMIGRATION AND FLIGHTTHE RUBLEE-SCHACHT EPISODE AND THE COORDINATING FOUNDATIONILLEGAL MIGRATIONTHE END IN POLANDConclusionAppendix: Income and Expenditure of JDC: 1914–1939NotesBibliographyIndex
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