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Published: 16 August 2013

336 Pages | 5 illus.

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199660797

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Open access funded by the Wellcome Trust

The Perils of Peace

The Public Health Crisis in Occupied Germany

Jessica Reinisch

  • This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 International licence
  • The first thorough, archive-based comparison of all four occupation zones and regimes at the end of the Second World War
  • Uses the public health problem as a powerful lens to reflect on the post-war period
  • Includes many diaries, letters, and other experiential accounts to bring the post-war period to life

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