Bearing witness : how America and its Jews responded to the Holocaust / Henry L. Feingold

Author(s): Feingold, Henry L., 1931-
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Subjects: Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Historiography
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Public opinion
Public opinion--United States
Jews--United States--Politics and government
United States--Foreign relations--1933-1945
United States--Ethnic relations
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 1995
LC Classification: D
Physical Description: viii, 322 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction 1
Pt. 1. Holocaust: The Historical Problem
1. The Uniqueness of the Holocaust 19
2. Like Sheep to the Slaughter: The Judenrat 41
3. The Resistance Question 54
4. Allied Foreign Policy and the Holocaust 59
Pt. 2. America and the Holocaust
5. Roosevelt's New Deal Humanitarianism 73
6. Could Mass Resettlement Have Saved European Jewry? 94
7. The American Effort to Save the Jews of Hungary 141
8. Governmental Response to Human Crisis 169
9. Publish's Roosevelt: Deceit and Indifference or Politics and Powerlessness? 183
Pt. 3. American Jewry and the Holocaust
10. Was There Communal Failure Among American Jews? 205
11. Jewish Leadership During the Roosevelt Years 225
12. Rescue and the Secular Perception 243
13. Who Shall Bear Guilt for the Holocaust? 255
Notes 279
Selected Bibliography 301
Index 305
Notes: LCCN: 95015862 //r96
ISBN: 081562669X (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0815626703 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-303) and index
OCLC Number: 32347022
ISBN/ISSN: 081562669X