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Broken threads : the destruction of the Jewish fashion industry in Germany and Austria

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Broken threads : the destruction of the Jewish fashion industry in Germany and Austria
Call No: 746.92 B867

Call Number746.92 B867
Dates2007; ©2006
Statement of Responsibilityedited by Roberta S. Kremer.
ContentsIntroduction: The Holocaust and cultural loss / Roberta S. Kremer -- From rags to riches: Jews as producers and purveyors of fashion / Christopher R. Friedrichs -- Architecture of the German department store / Christian Schramm -- Contributions of Jewish fashion designers in Berlin / Ingrid Loschek -- The destruction of a culture and an industry / Irene Guenther -- Fashion disappears from Germany / Charlotte Schallié -- Ridding Vienna's fashion and textile industry of Jews during the Nazi period / Gloria Sultano.
Physical Description 128 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Carrier Typevolume
PublisherOxford : Berg;Vancouver : Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre
NotesThis publication grew out of the groundbreaking exhibition Broken threads: the destruction of the Jewish fashion industry in Germany and Austria produced by the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in partnership with the Original Costume Museum Society of Vancouver in 1999--T.pages verso.; Includes bibliographical references.