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"During the twelve years of Nazi terror, from 1933 to 1945,
while the United States accepted more than 200,000 Jewish
refuges; Palestine, 125,000; embattled Britain, 70,000;
Argentina, 50,000; penurious Brazil, 27,000; distant China,
25,000; tiny Bolivia and Chile, 14,000 each, Canada found
room for fewer than 5,000." (Abella, x)
Abella, Irving and Harold Troper. None is Too Many: Canada & The
Jews of Europe, 1933-1948. Toronto, 1982 ISBD 0-919630-31-6.
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