The Devil and the Jews: The...

The medieval conception of the Jew as devil literally and figuratively is the subject of this classic work, first issued in 1943. The full dimension of the diabolization of the Jew is presented through document, analysis, and illustration. It is a chilling study but an exceedingly important one.

Superstition and Antisemitism 3 explosive potentiality, lies the powder keg of emotional predis-position, of a conception of the Jew which has nothing to do with facts or logic. What is the real meaning of the charges leveled against the Jew? Whether as international Communist or international capi-talist, and all the more as the two in one, he is the archenemy of Western civilization. He is alien, not to this or that land, but to all Western society, alien in his habits, his pursuits, his inter-ests, his character, his very blood. Wherever he lives he is a creature apart. He is the arch- degenerate of the world, infecting its literature, its art, its music, its politics and economics with the subtle poison of his insidious influence, ripping out its moral foundation stone by stone until it will collapse helpless in his hands. This is his final goal: to conquer the world, to refashion it in his own craven image, enslave it to his own alien ends. Antisemitic propaganda paints a fantastic Jekyll- Hyde portrait of “ the international Jew,” ostensibly meek and powerless, im-poverished and oppressed, few in number and pitifully disunited, but in reality wielding immense power, dominant everywhere by virtue of his world- embracing secret organization, his iron dis-cipline, his unprincipled methods. Absurd? Yet this is the con-ception that makes it possible for a large part of the world to believe that the “ Elders of Zion” plot world destruction and conquest while Jews in the hundreds of thousands fall victim to Nazi barbarism. The Jews engineered the Bolshevik revolution, and foisted Communism upon an unwilling Russian people; the policy of the Soviet Union has ever since been a Jewish policy, and the Comintern has been manipulated for Jewish ends. Jews “ stabbed Germany in the back” and caused her defeat in 1918. The Jews rule, or rather misrule, every state that has not yet seen the light and blasted their power— read: the democratic nations; indeed, “ plutocratic democracy” is a sinister Jewish scheme to dominate the earth. Behind the scenes, it was the Jews who made the present war and who successfully conspired to drive America into it. Always the Jews— and always engaged in antisocial, destructive enterprise. “ The basis of the Jewish religion,” affirms   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

The Devil and the Jews: The Medieval Conception of the Jew and Its Relation to Modern Anti-Semitism


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FRONT MATTERTitle PageCopyright PageCONTENTS ILLUSTRATIONS FOREWORD. Marc SapersteinPREFACEINTRODUCTION. MEDIEVAL SUPERSTITION AND MODERN ANTISEMITISMPART ONE. THE DEMONIC JEW PART TWO. THE JEW AS SORCERER PART THREE. THE JEW AS HERETIC EPILOGUE. STILL THE DEVIL'S OWNNOTES EPILOGUE. STILL THE DEVIL'S OWN BIBLIOGRAPHY INDEX
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