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Author McDonald, James G. (James Grover), 1886-1964.

Title Advocate for the doomed : the diaries and papers of James G. McDonald, 1932-1935. / James G. McDonald ; edited by Richard Breitman, Barbara McDonald Stewart, and Severin Hochberg.

Imprint Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2007.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Genocide Memorial Collection    92 McDonald,J MCDO    Available
Description x, 838 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Note "Published in association with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, D.C."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Young man from Indiana / Barbara McDonald Stewart -- 1. Summer-Fall 1932: Foreshadowing -- 2. Winter 1932-Spring 1933: The Nazi Revolution -- 3. Late April-May 1933: American reactions -- 4. June-August 1933: Alerting others -- 5. September 1933: Lobbying for League action -- 6. October 1933: High Commissioner -- 7. November 1933: A bridge from Lausanne to Berlin -- 8. December 1933: Proposal for a corporation -- 9. January 1934: Washington's views -- 10. February 1934: Testing Germany/Family crisis -- 11. March 1934: Raising funds -- 12. April 1934: The "Jewish Question" in Europe -- 13. May 1934: Emigration options? -- 14. June 1934: Turn for the worse -- 15. July 1934: Visit to the Saar -- 16. August 1934: The League keeps its distance -- 17. September 1934: The climate in Geneva -- 18. October 1934: Criticism Is easy -- 19. November 1934: Grand tour -- 20. December 1934: A request to the President -- 21. January 1935: The Catholic connection -- 22. February 1935: A diplomatic maneuver -- 23. March 1935: Brazil -- 24. April 1935: South American survey -- 25. May 1935: Regret and relief -- 26. June 1935: Downsizing -- 27. July 1935: Liquidation plans -- Conclusion / Richard Breitman.
Subject McDonald, James G. (James Grover), 1886-1964 -- Diaries.
McDonald, James G. (James Grover), 1886-1964 -- Archives.
High Commission for Refugees (Jewish and Other) Coming from Germany -- Biography.
Diplomats -- United States -- Diaries.
Diplomats -- United States -- Archives.
Humanitarianism -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees -- Sources.
Antisemitism -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
National socialism -- Germany -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Sources.
Added Author Breitman, Richard, 1947-
Stewart, Barbara McDonald, 1926-
Hochberg, Severin.
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
ISBN 9780253348623 (cloth : alk. paper)
0253348625 (cloth : alk. paper)

 
    
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