Richard A. Hawkins is Reader in History at the University of Wolverhampton. His main
research interests are Hawaiian economic and business history, 1882–1941, and German-American
Jewish history, 1840– 1940.
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Jewish Historical Studies
University of Wolverhampton, UK
* I would like to thank Fred Honigmann, Paul Honigmann, Dr. Anita Mandl, Prof. Simon
MacDonald, Dr. Kenneth Derus, Prof. Angus Macintyre, Fred Austin, Graham Dean, Dr.
Daniel Isaacson, Ian Austin, M.P., Jennifer Craig-Norton, and Mike Levy for sharing
information. Access to the papers of Hans Honigmann and Werner Milch held at the Bodleian
Library, Oxford, was granted by kind permission of CARA (the Council for At-Risk Academics)
and access to Liesl Fischmann’s file by kind permission of the West London Synagogue.
I would also like to thank Mike Sampson, Archivist, Blundell’s School, Tiverton, Devon.