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The Resource Imperfect justice : looted assets, slave labor, and the unfinished business of World War II, Stuart E. Eizenstat ; foreword by Elie Wiesel

Imperfect justice : looted assets, slave labor, and the unfinished business of World War II, Stuart E. Eizenstat ; foreword by Elie Wiesel

Label
Imperfect justice : looted assets, slave labor, and the unfinished business of World War II
Title
Imperfect justice
Title remainder
looted assets, slave labor, and the unfinished business of World War II
Statement of responsibility
Stuart E. Eizenstat ; foreword by Elie Wiesel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Holding the post of US Ambassador to the EU, among others, during the Clinton Administration, Stuart Eizenstat was responsible for negotiating with the Swiss, German, French, and Austrian governments to gain reparations for the victims of WWII, while maintaining positive diplomatic relations. This volume comprises his personal account of his work, which ultimately secured settlements totaling $8 billion for the victims of the Nazis
Cataloging source
DPB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eizenstat, Stuart
Dewey number
940.53/18144
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Jewish property
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Forced labor
  • Gold
  • Holocaust, Jewish
  • World War
  • Confiscations
  • Destruction and pillage
  • Economics
  • Forced labor
  • Gold
  • Jewish property
  • Europe
  • Germany
Label
Imperfect justice : looted assets, slave labor, and the unfinished business of World War II, Stuart E. Eizenstat ; foreword by Elie Wiesel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 381-402) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a fifty-year wait for justice -- Through the valley of the dry bones -- Greta Beer and the Swiss Bank affair -- Enter the players -- Enter the lawyers -- All that glitters -- Kabuki dance -- Scorpions in a bottle -- The settlement -- The barbarians of culture -- Remembering Dora-Mittelbau -- As old as the pyramids -- Ten billion marks -- A strange ending -- Unser Wien -- Bridge over troubled water -- The French exception -- Conclusion: a final accounting for World War II
Control code
ocm55693312
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xi, 417 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781586482404
Lccn
2002036714
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)55693312
Label
Imperfect justice : looted assets, slave labor, and the unfinished business of World War II, Stuart E. Eizenstat ; foreword by Elie Wiesel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 381-402) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a fifty-year wait for justice -- Through the valley of the dry bones -- Greta Beer and the Swiss Bank affair -- Enter the players -- Enter the lawyers -- All that glitters -- Kabuki dance -- Scorpions in a bottle -- The settlement -- The barbarians of culture -- Remembering Dora-Mittelbau -- As old as the pyramids -- Ten billion marks -- A strange ending -- Unser Wien -- Bridge over troubled water -- The French exception -- Conclusion: a final accounting for World War II
Control code
ocm55693312
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xi, 417 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781586482404
Lccn
2002036714
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)55693312

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