'The Pity of it All' Robert Siegel talks with Amos Elon, author of The Pity of It All: A History of Jews in Germany, 1743-1933.
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Robert Siegel talks with Amos Elon, author of The Pity of It All: A History of Jews in Germany, 1743-1933. Elon talks about the prominence of German Jews during that period in history, a period he calls a golden age, second only to the Italian Renaissance. The publisher is Metropolitan Books, November 2002.