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Name:______ Holocaust DBQ Directions Read the documents in Part A and answer the question or questions after each document. Then write your DBQ. TaskExamine the documents to see chronologically how the Nazis slowly changed life politically, economically and socially for many people; Using information from the documents and your knowledge of global history write an essay that shows how the rise of the Nazis caused life to change politically, economically and socially for people. Kristallnacht Order Document 1 The document on this Web page was retrieved from the archives of Shamash: The Jewish Internet Consortium. Message from SS-Grupenführer Heydrich to all State Police Main Offices and Field Offices, November 10 1938 (before Kristallnacht,the "night of broken glass," the first large scale pogrom against the Jews). Nazi Conspiracy and Aggression - Washington, U.S Govt. Print. Off., 1946, Vol. III, p. 545-547. Regards: Measures against Jews tonight. .a) Only such measures may be taken which do not jeopardize German life or property (for instance, burning of synagogues only if there is no danger of fires for the neighbourhoods). b) Business establishments and homes of Jews may be destroyed but not looted. The police have been instructed to supervise the execution of these directives and to arrest looters. c) In Business streets special care is to be taken that non-Jewish establishments will be safeguarded at all cost against damage. As soon as the events of this night permit the use of the designated officers, as many Jews, particularly wealthy ones, as the local jails will hold, are to be arrested in all districts. Initially only healthy male Jews, not too old, are to be arrested. After the arrests have been carried out the appropriate concentration camp is to be contacted immediately with a view to a quick transfer of the Jews to the camps 1.How would The Kristallnact Order change life for the Jews?

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