DPS: Europe's Displaced Persons, 1945-1951 / Edition 2

DPS: Europe's Displaced Persons, 1945-1951 / Edition 2

by Mark Wyman
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0801485428

ISBN-13: 9780801485428

Pub. Date: 04/01/1998

Publisher: Cornell University Press

"Wyman has written a highly readable account of the movement of diverse ethnic and cultural groups of Europe's displaced persons, 1945–1951. An analysis of the social, economic, and political circumstances within which relocation, resettlement, and repatriation of millions of people occurred, this study is equally a study in diplomacy, in international

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"Wyman has written a highly readable account of the movement of diverse ethnic and cultural groups of Europe's displaced persons, 1945–1951. An analysis of the social, economic, and political circumstances within which relocation, resettlement, and repatriation of millions of people occurred, this study is equally a study in diplomacy, in international relations, and in social history. . . . A vivid and compassionate recreation of the events and circumstances within which displaced persons found themselves, of the strategies and means by which people survived or did not, and an account of the major powers in response to an unprecedented human crisis mark this as an important book."—Choice

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801485428
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
04/01/1998
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
392,869
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)

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