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The Resource Strangers in the wild place : refugees, Americans, and a German town, 1945-1952, Adam R. Seipp

Strangers in the wild place : refugees, Americans, and a German town, 1945-1952, Adam R. Seipp

Label
Strangers in the wild place : refugees, Americans, and a German town, 1945-1952
Title
Strangers in the wild place
Title remainder
refugees, Americans, and a German town, 1945-1952
Statement of responsibility
Adam R. Seipp
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1936, the Nazi state created a massive military training site near Wildflecken, a tiny community in rural Bavaria. During the war, this base housed an industrial facility that drew forced laborers from all over conquered Europe. At war's end, the base became Europe's largest Displaced Persons camp, housing thousands of Polish refugees and German civilians fleeing Eastern Europe. As the Cold War intensified, the US Army occupied the base, removed the remaining refugees, and stayed until 1994. Strangers in the Wild Place tells the story of these tumultuous years through the eyes of these v
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Seipp, Adam R
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wildflecken (Displaced persons camp)
  • Wildflecken (Displaced persons camp)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Refugee camps
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Refugee camps
  • Refugees
  • Germany
Label
Strangers in the wild place : refugees, Americans, and a German town, 1945-1952, Adam R. Seipp
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The wild place, 1933-1945 -- The seigneurs of Wildflecken, 1945-1947 -- Keeping refugees occupied, 1945-1948 -- These people, 1947-1949 -- A victory for democracy, 1949-1952
Control code
ocn828743769
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 285 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253007070
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 430662
  • 22573/ctt16gkxvx
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828743769
Label
Strangers in the wild place : refugees, Americans, and a German town, 1945-1952, Adam R. Seipp
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The wild place, 1933-1945 -- The seigneurs of Wildflecken, 1945-1947 -- Keeping refugees occupied, 1945-1948 -- These people, 1947-1949 -- A victory for democracy, 1949-1952
Control code
ocn828743769
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 285 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253007070
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 430662
  • 22573/ctt16gkxvx
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828743769

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