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Resistance of the Heart: Intermarriage and the Rosenstrasse Protest in Nazi Germany

Author: Nathan Stoltzfus

Rutgers University Press, Piscataway NJ, 2001, pp. 418

Originally published: 1996

In February 1943, Nazis rounded up 2,000 Jews married to Aryans and held them in Rosenstrasse, Berlin, pending deportation to Auschwitz. This sparked an initially successful campaign of public protest for their release. (A summary account appears in Thalhammer; O’Loughlin; Glazer; Glazer; McFarland; Shepela; Stoltzfus, Courageous Resistance: The Power of Ordinary People (A. 1.c. Small Scale, Hidden, Indirect and 'Everyday' Resistance) )