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America and the Holocaust.

Ostrow, Martin, (film director.). PBS (Firm), (Distributor). Kanopy (Firm), (Distributor).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (84 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : PBS, 1994.

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Originally produced by PBS in 1994.
Summary, etc.:
Weaving together interviews, official photos and documents, home movies, and archival film, this 90-minute film explores the complex social and political factors that shaped America's response to the Holocaust. The story of Kurt Klein, who struggled with State Department red tape to free his parents from Europe, represents America's reaction to European Jews clamoring for rescue.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: World War II.
Jewish refugees > Biography.
Genre: Feature films.

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