Correspondence with Bertelsmann Verlag

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  • Reference
      GB 1556 3000/9/1/141
  • Dates of Creation
      29/01/1960 - 26/09/1961
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      10 letters

Scope and Content

Correspondence mainly with German playwright Rolf Hochhuth, who worked as a reader at Bertelsmann at this time. It concerns the sending of published material as well as several questions on the Vatican’s knowledge of details of the extermination of Jews in Poland.

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Bertelsmann was founded as a German publishing house. Today, it is a multinational corporation, mainly active in the field of mass media.

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