• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
The books you love, the emails you want
Time is running out, opt in before 25 May or you'll stop hearing from us
Yes Please
From German Prisoner of War to American Citizen: A Social History with 35 Interviews (Paperback)
  • From German Prisoner of War to American Citizen: A Social History with 35 Interviews (Paperback)
zoom

From German Prisoner of War to American Citizen: A Social History with 35 Interviews (Paperback)

(author)
£39.50
Paperback 212 Pages / Published: 30/08/2013
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 2 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Check Marketplace availability

Among the many German immigrants to the United States over the years, one group is unusual: former prisoners of war who had spent between one and three years on American soil and who returned voluntarily as immigrants after the war. Drawing on archival sources and in-depth interviews with 35 former prisoners who immigrated, the book outlines the conditions and circumstances that defined their unusual experiences and traces their journeys from captive enemies to American citizens. Although the respondents came from different backgrounds, and arrived on America at different times between 1943 and 1945, their experiences as prisoners of war not only left an indelible impression on their minds, it also provided them with opportunities and resources that helped them leave Germany behind and return to the place ""where we had the good life.

Publisher: McFarland & Co Inc
ISBN: 9780786473113
Number of pages: 212
Weight: 295 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 15 mm

You may also be interested in...

Croatia Under Ante Pavelic
Added to basket
Spies in the Congo
Added to basket
Band Of Brothers
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Five Came Back
Added to basket
£14.99
Paperback
The Admirals
Added to basket
£13.99
Paperback
The Lost Airman
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Rabaul 1943-44
Added to basket
£13.99
Paperback
US Infantryman vs German Infantryman
Added to basket
Indianapolis
Added to basket
£20.00
Hardback
A Blueprint for War
Added to basket
£25.00
Hardback
Citizens of London
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
B-29 Superfortress vs Ki-44 "Tojo"
Added to basket
Among the Living and the Dead
Added to basket
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Added to basket
Helmet for my Pillow
Added to basket
Airborne
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.