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Germany 1945 : from war to peace / Richard Bessel.

Bessel, Richard. (Author).
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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Attica PL - Attica 943 .087 BES (Text) 74231000055338 Adult Nonfiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 943.086 BESS (Text) 39231031760255 Adult Non-fiction Collection Available -
North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL 943.087 BES (Text) 30419101139026 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 943.087 Bessel (Text) 31208911038133 non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780060540364
  • ISBN: 0060540362
  • Physical Description: x, 522 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper, [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published: Great Britain : Simon & Schuster UK, 2009.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [497]-500) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
To hell and back -- A world in flames -- Murder and mayhem -- Fleeing for their lives -- The last days of the Reich -- Revenge -- The beginning of occupation -- The loss of the East -- Societies of the uprooted -- Visions of a new world -- The Great Disorder -- Paying for war and peace -- Life after death.
Summary, etc.:
A chronicle of Germany's transformation during a pivotal year describes the devastation from the war's final battles, the death marches and acts of vengeance suffered by ordinary citizens, and the first postwar year's burgeoning social, economic, and political cultures.
Subject: Germany > History > 1945-1955.
Germany > History > 1933-1945.
Reconstruction (1939-1951) > Germany.
Germany > History > 1945-1990.

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