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Quiet helpers : Quaker service in postwar Germany

Author: Achim von Borries; Peter Daniels; Quaker Home Service.; American Friends Service Committee.
Publisher: London, England ; Philadelphia, PA : published jointly by Quaker Home Service and the American Friends Service Committee, 2000.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Achim von Borries; Peter Daniels; Quaker Home Service.; American Friends Service Committee.
ISBN: 0852453191 9780852453193
OCLC Number: 43763127
Notes: "January 2000."
Description: x, 62 p. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm.
Contents: The Quakers. Much lauded, little known --
The beginnings --
Persecution and steadfastness --
In the New World --
On behalf of the human rights of slaves --
Affluence and humanitarian involvement --
The peace testimony --
Germany 1920-1950. Help for the vanquished --
1933 : Quakers-'a ray of hope' --
After 9 November 1938 --
In the Second World War --
Germany : a disaster area --
Quäkerspeisung again --
Helping others to help themselves --
What next? The work goes on --
For a new world.
Other Titles: Stille helfer.
Responsibility: Achim von Borries ; edited by Peter Daniels ; based on translations by John & Cathy Cary and Hildegard Wright.

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