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The Resource Germans to Poles : communism, nationalism and ethnic cleansing after the Second World War, Hugo Service

Germans to Poles : communism, nationalism and ethnic cleansing after the Second World War, Hugo Service

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Germans to Poles : communism, nationalism and ethnic cleansing after the Second World War
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Germans to Poles
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communism, nationalism and ethnic cleansing after the Second World War
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Hugo Service
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eng
Summary
At the end of the Second World War, mass forced migration and population movement accompanied the collapse of Nazi Germany's occupation and the start of Soviet domination in East-Central Europe. Hugo Service examines the experience of Poland's new territories, exploring the Polish Communist attempt to 'cleanse' these territories in line with a nationalist vision, against the legacy of brutal wartime occupations of Central and Eastern Europe by Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union. The expulsion of over three million Germans was intertwined with the arrival of millions of Polish settlers. Around one million German citizens were categorised as 'native Poles' and urged to adopt a Polish national identity. The most visible traces of German culture were erased. Jewish Holocaust survivors arrived and, for the most part, soon left again. Drawing on two case studies, the book exposes how these events varied by region and locality --
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1981-
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Service, Hugo
Dewey number
306.449438
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index present
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non fiction
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bibliography
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New studies in European history
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  • Language policy
  • Language policy
  • Polish language
  • German language
  • Germany
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Germans to Poles : communism, nationalism and ethnic cleansing after the Second World War, Hugo Service
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 349-369) and index
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Contents
Introduction 1. Eastern Europe, 1939-1944: occupation, expulsion, killing 2. Poland, 1939-1949: territory and Communism 3. War and peace 4. Expulsion 5. Repopulation 6. Verification 7. Expellees, settlers, natives 8. Holocaust survivors and foreigners 9. Assimilation 10. Culture, religion, society Conclusion: Eastern Europe, 1944-1949: Communism, nationalism, expulsion Bibliography. AuthorHugo Service, University of Oxford Hugo Service is Departmental Lecturer in Modern European History at the University of Oxford. Related Books The Coming of the Holocaust From Antisemitism to Genocide ; German History in Modern Times Four Lives of the Nation ; Life after Death Approaches to a Cultural and Social History of Europe During the 1940s and 1950s ; A World at Arms A Global History of World War II ; Parliament and Politics in the Age of Churchill and Attlee The Headlam Diaries 1935-1951 ; The Coming of the Holocaust From Antisemitism to Genocide ; German History in Modern Times Four Lives of the Nation ; 12345 PreviousNext
Control code
FIEb17456800
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 378 pages
Isbn
9781107671485
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unmediated
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rdamedia.
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(OCoLC)829055876
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Germans to Poles : communism, nationalism and ethnic cleansing after the Second World War, Hugo Service
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 349-369) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction 1. Eastern Europe, 1939-1944: occupation, expulsion, killing 2. Poland, 1939-1949: territory and Communism 3. War and peace 4. Expulsion 5. Repopulation 6. Verification 7. Expellees, settlers, natives 8. Holocaust survivors and foreigners 9. Assimilation 10. Culture, religion, society Conclusion: Eastern Europe, 1944-1949: Communism, nationalism, expulsion Bibliography. AuthorHugo Service, University of Oxford Hugo Service is Departmental Lecturer in Modern European History at the University of Oxford. Related Books The Coming of the Holocaust From Antisemitism to Genocide ; German History in Modern Times Four Lives of the Nation ; Life after Death Approaches to a Cultural and Social History of Europe During the 1940s and 1950s ; A World at Arms A Global History of World War II ; Parliament and Politics in the Age of Churchill and Attlee The Headlam Diaries 1935-1951 ; The Coming of the Holocaust From Antisemitism to Genocide ; German History in Modern Times Four Lives of the Nation ; 12345 PreviousNext
Control code
FIEb17456800
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 378 pages
Isbn
9781107671485
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)829055876

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