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Joseph W. Bendersky

Author of The Jewish Threat: Anti-semitic Politics Of The U.s. Army

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20th century (1) 305.89 Ben (1) America (2) and that racism in the Army's highest ranks helps to explain America's slowness in responding to the Holocaust. Vigorously argued and rigorously researched (1) antisemitism (4) Antisemitism -- United States -- History -- 20th century (1) Antisemitism--United States (1) army (1) attic-G (1) German History (3) Germany (4) HC w/DJ (BB) (1) history (9) hundreds of officers contributed thousands of entries to the MID subject files indexed under the heading "Jews: Race." Bendersky's readings of these documents allege that the Army's campaign against Jewish immigration to the United States in the 1920s was (1) Jewish (1) Judaica (1) Judaism (1) Memphis (1) military (1) military history (4) Nazi Germany (5) non-fiction (7) OWNER: Beit Hallel RESOURCE TYPE: Book STATUS: Available SHELF NUMBER: G1 DESCRIPTION: The "Jewish Threat" makes the dramatic allegation that (1) paperback (1) politics (1) Public opinion--United States (1) race (1) rampant racism in the highest ranks of the United States Army helped to shape important American public policies. Historian Joseph W. Bendersky bases most of his arguments on documents from Military Intelligence Division (MID) files that "identified a myr (1) reference (1) The "Jewish Threat" will fascinate students of World War II and of American race relations. COVER TYPE: Soft (1) throughout most of the last century (1) to-read (4) U.S. Armed Forces (1) United States -- Ethnic relations (1) US (1) USA (1) used these files to build conspiracy theories positing Jewish plans for world domination. Between 1918 and 1941 (1) war crimes (1) WWI (1) WWII (3)
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