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November Pogrom
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A term for the violence perpetrated against Jews and Jewish establishments in Germany between November 7 and November 10, 1938. As a result of the campaign of pogroms and the internment of people in concentration camps, which was organized by the NSDAP leadership and carried out by the Gestapo, SA, SS, and Hitler Youth, between 1,300 and 1,500 Jews died, and hu…

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Frei, Norbert, “November Pogrom”, in: Encyclopedia of Jewish History and Culture Online, Original German Language Edition: Enzyklopädie Jüdischer Geschichte und Kultur. Im Auftrag der Sächsischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig herausgegeben von Dan Diner. © J.B. Metzler, Stuttgart/Springer-Verlag GmbH Deutschland 2011–2017. Consulted online on 30 May 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-8894_ejhc_COM_0589>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20210312

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