were not directly involved in war crimes. Real wages dropped by 25 percent between 19After the dissolution of the trade unions in May 1933, their funds were seized and their leadership arrested, including those who attempted to co-operate with the nsdap. New York; Toronto: Random House. "NS-Zwangsarbeit: "Verbotener Umgang" (in German). Germany and Eastern Europe: Cultural Identities and Cultural Differences. Hitler's plans for rebuilding Berlin included a gigantic dome based on the Pantheon in Rome and a triumphal arch more than double the height of the Arc de Triomphe in Paris. Payments for occupation costs were levied upon France, Belgium, and Norway. Austria and Czechoslovakia Main articles: Anschluss and German occupation of Czechoslovakia Further information: Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia (Top) Hitler proclaims the Anschluss on the Heldenplatz, Vienna, (Bottom) Ethnic Germans use the Nazi salute to greet German soldiers as they enter Saaz, 1938 In February. Pilisuk, Marc ; Rountree, Jennifer Achord (2008). As part of the drive to remove Jewish influence from cultural life, members of the National Socialist Student League removed from libraries any books considered un-German, and a nationwide book burning was held on 10 May. Hitlers Deutschland: Die Mächtigen des Dritten Reiches (in German). Pro-Nazi Ludwig Müller was installed as Reich Bishop and the pro-Nazi pressure group German Christians gained control of the new church.