The Pity of It All

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The Pity of It All: A Portrait of Jews In Germany 1743 - 1933
Author Amos Elon
Subject German Jews
Genre History
Publisher Allen Lane
Publication date
2003
Pages 403
ISBN 9780140283945

The Pity of It All: A Portrait of Jews In Germany 1743 – 1933 is a 2003 book by Amos Elon. The book describes the history of the German Jews between the years 1743 - 1933.[1] The book's narrative focuses on the constant efforts of the German Jews to assimilate and become an integral part of their host country. This journey ends with the tragic outcome of the virtual annihilation of the German Jews during the holocaust.

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