Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 February 2013

272 Pages | 19 Illustrations, black & white, 3 Tables, black & white

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719078347

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Prisoners of Britain

German civilian and combatant internees during the First World War

Panikos Panayi

Published by Manchester University Press

  • The first book to be published on German prisoners of war in Britain during the Great War, almost a century after the conflict
  • Based upon a vast range of British and German sources gathered in libraries and archives in both countries
  • Written by one of the foremost academics in the field
  • Outlines the bureaucratic decision to implement internment but also uses numerous personal accounts to demonstrate the consequences of this policy for both civilian and military prisoners

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