The Resource The long road home : the aftermath of the Second World War, Ben Shephard

The long road home : the aftermath of the Second World War, Ben Shephard

Label
The long road home : the aftermath of the Second World War
Title
The long road home
Title remainder
the aftermath of the Second World War
Statement of responsibility
Ben Shephard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A reassessment of World War II's legacy evaluates the unique challenges of reconstructing an entire continent of Holocaust survivors and starving refugees, in an account that draws on memoirs, essays, and oral histories to discuss lesser-known aspects ofthe massive postwar relief efforts
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shephard, Ben
Index
index present
LC call number
D808
LC item number
.S44 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Repatriation
  • Repatriation
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Weltkrieg
  • Displaced Person
  • Repatriierung
  • Heimkehrer
  • Flüchtlingshilfe
  • Weltkrieg
  • Repatriierung
  • Displaced Person
  • Humanitäre Hilfe
Label
The long road home : the aftermath of the Second World War, Ben Shephard
Instantiates
Publication
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 note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 453-470) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xii, 489 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781400040681
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010023894
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)630500162
  • (OCoLC)ocn630500162
Label
The long road home : the aftermath of the Second World War, Ben Shephard
Publication
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 note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 453-470) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xii, 489 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781400040681
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010023894
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)630500162
  • (OCoLC)ocn630500162

Library Locations

  • African Studies LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Alumni Medical LibraryBorrow it
    72 East Concord Street, Boston, MA, 02118, US
    42.336388 -71.072393
  • Astronomy LibraryBorrow it
    725 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350259 -71.105717
  • Fineman and Pappas Law LibrariesBorrow it
    765 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350979 -71.107023
  • Frederick S. Pardee Management LibraryBorrow it
    595 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349626 -71.099547
  • Howard Gotlieb Archival Research CenterBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 5th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Mugar Memorial LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Music LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Pikering Educational Resources LibraryBorrow it
    2 Silber Way, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349804 -71.101425
  • School of Theology LibraryBorrow it
    745 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350494 -71.107235
  • Science & Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    38 Cummington Mall, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.348472 -71.102257
  • Stone Science LibraryBorrow it
    675 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350103 -71.103784
Processing Feedback ...