The book is directed primarily at the four years which the mufti of jerusalem with his staff of some 60 persons and a secret service of his own spent in berlin as a guest and at the expense of the third reich. The mufti of jerusalem and the nazis the berlin years klaus gensicke london vallentine mitchell 2011 xvi 285 pp cloth 7495 a spate of books articles and internet posts has lately sought to establish a link between arabs and the nazis with regard to the holocaust although varying. Amin al husaini 1895 97 1974 the mufti of jerusalem was the religious and political leader of the palestinians in the 1930s and 1940s he collaborated openly with the nazis and lived in berlin from 1941 45. The bulk of the study is devoted to the muftis years in germany 1941 1945 where he met with senior officials including hitler aiming to achieve his political goals through collaboration with the nazi regime emphasizing his support for the nazis anti semitic policies viewing britain judaism and bolshevism as the main enemies of . The grand mufti of jerusalem was probably the most famous and most popular leader in the arab world in his time his enthusiastic and continued support for hitler would have huge implications for the future of the middle east
How it works:
1. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account.
2. Download as many books as you like ( Personal use )
3. No Commitment. Cancel anytime.
4. Join Over 100.000 Happy Readers.
5. That's it. What you waiting for? Sign Up and Get Your Books.