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IBM and the Holocaust: The Strategic Alliance Between Nazi Germany and America's Most Powerful Corporation

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"You are Thomas Watson, the founder of IBM, and you face a choice. Hitler has just come to power in Germany, and you are considering whether to direct your German subsidiary, Dehomag, to bid for the job of tabulating the results of a census the Nazi government wants to conduct. While you are making up your mind in your New York office, the local papers swell with stories of anti-Semitic outrages committed by that government. On March 18, 1933, The New York Times reports that the Nazis have ousted all Jewish professionals ? lawyers, doctors, teachers ? from their jobs. A front-page story under the headline "German Fugitives Tell of Atrocities at Hands of Nazis" describes Brown Shirts dragging Jews out of a Berlin restaurant and forcing them to run a gauntlet of kicks and blows such that..." Jack Beatty, Atlantic Online (read the Atlantic Monthly's entire review)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780609607992
Subtitle:
(the strategic alliance between Nazi Germany and America's most powerful corporation )
Manufactured:
Black, Edwin
Publisher:
Crown Publishers
Location:
New York
Subject:
History
Subject:
Jews
Subject:
Europe - Germany
Subject:
Germany
Subject:
Corporate History
Subject:
Holocaust
Subject:
Holocaust, jewish
Subject:
Nazi Germany
Subject:
Corporate & Business History
Subject:
Corporate & Business History - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
2000-14
Publication Date:
c2001
Binding:
Trade Cloth
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
519 p.
Dimensions:
9.61x6.49x1.63 in. 2.13 lbs.

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Product details 519 p. pages PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE - English 9780609607992 Reviews:
"Review" by , "You are Thomas Watson, the founder of IBM, and you face a choice. Hitler has just come to power in Germany, and you are considering whether to direct your German subsidiary, Dehomag, to bid for the job of tabulating the results of a census the Nazi government wants to conduct. While you are making up your mind in your New York office, the local papers swell with stories of anti-Semitic outrages committed by that government. On March 18, 1933, The New York Times reports that the Nazis have ousted all Jewish professionals ? lawyers, doctors, teachers ? from their jobs. A front-page story under the headline "German Fugitives Tell of Atrocities at Hands of Nazis" describes Brown Shirts dragging Jews out of a Berlin restaurant and forcing them to run a gauntlet of kicks and blows such that..." (read the Atlantic Monthly's entire review)
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