Journals Higher Education



20 May 2010

320 Pages | 1 map

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199547593

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Barbed Wire Diplomacy

Britain, Germany, and the Politics of Prisoners of War, 1939-1945

Neville Wylie

  • The story of how Britain protected its POWs in Nazi Germany
  • A major reassessment of British-German wartime relations
  • Reveals the crucial role played by Switzerland and the Red Cross in upholding the Geneva Convention
  • Highlights the key roles of the US and Canada in UK policy making