The China History Podcast

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Since 2010, The China History Podcast, presented by Laszlo Montgomery presents over two hundred episodes of curated topics from China's antiquity to modern times.

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CHP-213-The History of the Jewish Refugees in China Part 6
CHP-213-The History of the Jewish Refugees in China Part 6
In this final episode of the series Laszlo introduces the Shanghai Ghetto, the final years of WWII and the aftermath.  Please check the show notes at the web site for all kinds of books and videos from this period.  Thanks to everyone who made it through all six episodes.
CHP-212-The History of the Jewish Refugees in China Part 5
CHP-212-The History of the Jewish Refugees in China Part 5
The drama continues with the final arrivals of European Jewish refugees into Shanghai, 1941-42. Afterwards, the China option, that had previously served as a safety net for Jews seeking refuge far from the Nazi's, was no longer available. Sugihara Chiune, Tadeusz Romer, Laura Margolis and others are also introduced in this episode. The series will conclude in the next episode.
CHP-211-The History of the Jewish Refugees in China Part 4
CHP-211-The History of the Jewish Refugees in China Part 4
Laszlo looks at Japanese attitudes towards the Jews and how it affected their treatment in Shanghai.  The focus will be on the year 1939, when the the greatest wave of Jewish refugees arrived in Shanghai. Then we will look at a little known tidbit from history concerning a plan championed by Sun Ke (son of Sun Yat-sen) to  rescue of Europe's Jews.

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Started
Jun 9th, 2010
Latest Episode
Jan 12th, 2019
Release Period
Weekly
No. of Episodes
208
Avg. Episode Length
42 minutes

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