By Yehuda Bauer
During this riveting ebook, a number one Holocaust student examines the dramatic makes an attempt to barter with the Nazis for the discharge of Jews in alternate for cash, items, or political advantages, and explores the ethical concerns raised by means of the negotiations.
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Myron C. S. Steel, was given the task of convening the conference and chairing it. The administration declared that it was uniting the small Austrian quota with the German one, and the resulting quota, 27,370, was to be filled much more than before. Indeed it was: in fiscal 1937-38, the number of immigrants accepted into the United States was 17,199, whereas in the first half of the next fiscal year it was 19,452, and for the whole of fiscal 1938-39 it was close to 38,000 (including visitors9 visas and other arrangements that caused the quota to be oversubscribed).
And German exports, as we have seen, did not amount to much in any case. 4 million in 1937, with the rest of the transferred exports going to other countries. While the transfers advanced German exports, the actual German income in terms of hard currency was minimal—Ha'avarah paid some small sums in sterling, but they were marginal and their amount is unknown. The detailed economic picture of Ha'avarah demonstrates a crucial point: the Germans had no economic reason to continue Ha'avarah in the late 1930s.
3 million (these were payments from the blocked Paltreu accounts of the emigrants). In 1936, as we have seen, the Reichsbank finally put an end to the cash payments in sterling, which from now on had to be covered by Ha'avarah itself from the sale of its transfer goods in Palestine and elsewhere. Another factor was the Foreign Currency Office (RDB) under Hans Hartenstein. Hartenstein himself has been described by all memoirists as very friendly to Jews and to the agreement. The office was subject to the Ministry of Economic Affairs (RWM), but because of its specific task of administering the foreign currency reserves, it was subject to pressures.
Jews for Sale? Nazi-Jewish Negotiations, 1933-1945 by Yehuda Bauer