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December 11, 2010

Kristallnaht on Nov. 9, 1938 and what happened just months before this date

Filed under: Holocaust — Tags: , — furtherglory @ 9:26 am

One of my favorite web sites is  Today I read an article on about “what Kristallnacht means to the Jews” here.  Kristallnacht needs no explanation; most people know about it — unless they have been living in a cave somewhere for the last 70 years.  But how many people know about the Evian Conference that was held in July 1938, just months before the pogrom known as Kristallnacht took place on Nov. 9th and 10th in 1938.    (more…)