all the other Allied powers combined. In response, Goebbels renewed the regime's crackdown and propaganda against Catholics. The death penalty could be issued for offences such as being a communist, printing seditious leaflets, or even making jokes about Hitler or other officials. This led to a bureaucratic tangle of overlapping jurisdictions and responsibilities typical of the administrative style of the Nazi regime. By January 1941, Rosenberg estimated the looted treasures from France to be valued at over one billion Reichsmarks. Between 4 and, most of the remaining German armed forces unconditionally surrendered. Nazi book burnings took place; nineteen such events were held on the night of Tens of thousands of books from dozens of figures, including Albert Einstein, Sigmund Freud, Helen Keller, Alfred Kerr, Marcel Proust, Erich Maria Remarque, Upton Sinclair, Jakob Wassermann,. Evans states that most German citizens disapproved of the genocide. New York: Overlook Press. Extensive public works were undertaken, including the construction of Autobahnen (motorways).