by Menachem Z. Rosensaft

Special To The Jewish Week

On Nov. 9-10, 1938, in a stark foreshadowing of the catastrophe that was to come, synagogues throughout Germany and Austria went up in flames during what is known as Kristallnacht, the Night of the Broken Glass. During the ensuing 6 1?2 years, together with more than six million Jewish lives, together with thousands upon thousands of Torah scrolls and prayer books, the musical soul of European Jewry