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Title The long road home : the aftermath of the Second World War / Ben Shephard.
Author Shephard, Ben, 1948-
Publication New York, NY : Alfred A. Knopf, [2011]
Copyright date ©2011
Edition First American edition.
Description xii, 489 pages ; 25 cm
Call # 940.53086 S
Note "Originally published in Great Britain in slightly different form by The Bodley Head, London, 2010"--T.p. verso.
"This is a Borzoi book published by Alfred A. Knopf"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 453-470) and index.
Contents Author's note -- Introduction: "An enormous deal of kindness" -- Feeding the war machine -- Food and freedom -- "The origin of the perpetual muddle" -- "Half the nationalities of Europe on the march" -- The psychological moment -- The surviving remnant -- "Feed the brutes?" -- Dollars or death -- "You pick it up fast" -- "Even if the gates are locked" -- "Skryning" -- "Save them first and argue after" -- "We grossly underestimated the destruction -- "Dwell, eat, breed, wait" -- "The best interests of the child" -- "Good human stock" -- "We lived to see it" -- America's fair share -- Legacies.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Forced repatriation.
Repatriation -- Europe -- History -- 20th century.
Repatriation -- Asia -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 140004068X (hardcover) :
9781400040681 (hardcover)

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