Barbed Wire Diplomacy: Britain, Germany, and the Politics of Prisoners of War, 1939-1945

Barbed Wire Diplomacy: Britain, Germany, and the Politics of Prisoners of War, 1939-1945

by Neville Wylie
     
 

ISBN-10: 0199547599

ISBN-13: 9780199547593

Pub. Date: 05/20/2010

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Neville Wylie examines Britain's diplomatic efforts to safeguard its prisoners of war in Germany between 1939 and 1945.  See more details below

Overview

Neville Wylie examines Britain's diplomatic efforts to safeguard its prisoners of war in Germany between 1939 and 1945.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199547593
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
05/20/2010
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Barbed Wire Diplomacy: Britain, Germany and the politics of prisoners of war during the Second World War
1. Explaining coordination and cooperation in Anglo-German relations, 1939-1945
2. Building the interwar POW regime
3. POWs and Anglo-German relations, 1939-1941
4. The amateurs try their hand. The provision of relief parcels, 1940-41
5. The POW regime, October 1941 - December, 1942: from 'cooperation' to 'coordination'
6. The shadow of the shackling crisis, 1943
7. The role of the Dominions in British POW policy
8. The limits of attraction: British policy and the 'Great Escape', 1944
9. Avoiding Gotterdammerung, 1945
Conclusion

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