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British policy and the refugees, 1933-1941

Author: Yvonne Kapp; Margaret Mynatt
Publisher: London ; Portland, Or. : Frank Cass, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In the summer of 1940, when much of Europe had fallen under German domination, the British authorities instigated a harsh programme of internment or deportation of the large numbers of people fleeing Nazi oppression. This volume, written the same year - at a time when the role and the fate of the refugees was a burning issue - is a devastating critique of the government policies of the day. As committed Communists  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yvonne Kapp; Margaret Mynatt
ISBN: 0714647977 9780714647975 0714643521 9780714643526
OCLC Number: 36629929
Description: xxix, 152 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1996 Foreword / Charmian Brinson --
1968 Foreword --
Introduction --
Pt. 1 The Refugee Era --
Exodus (starting p. 3) --
The Refugees and the British Public (starting p. 35) --
The Refugees in Exile (starting p. 47) --
The Doors Close (starting p. 67) --
Pt. 2 The Refugee Problem in Wartime --
The Early Months (starting p. 75) --
The Right of Asylum Lost (starting p. 99) --
What Use Are the Refugees? (starting p. 145) --
Index (starting p. 151)
Responsibility: Yvonne Kapp and Margaret Mynatt ; with a foreword by Charmian Brinson.
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/195993917#Place\/grossbritannien<\/a>> # Gro\u00DFbritannien<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Gro\u00DFbritannien<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/195993917#Place\/portland_or<\/a>> # Portland, Or.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Portland, Or.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/195993917#Topic\/asylpolitik<\/a>> # Asylpolitik<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Asylpolitik<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/195993917#Topic\/deutsche<\/a>> # Deutsche<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Deutsche<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/195993917#Topic\/fluchtlingspolitik<\/a>> # Fl\u00FCchtlingspolitik<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Fl\u00FCchtlingspolitik<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/195993917#Topic\/geschichte_1933_1941<\/a>> # Geschichte 1933-1941<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Geschichte 1933-1941<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/195993917#Topic\/political_refugees_great_britain_history_20th_century<\/a>> # Political refugees--Great Britain--History--20th century<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85112309<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Political refugees--Great Britain--History--20th century<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/195993917#Topic\/world_war_1939_1945_refugees<\/a>> # World War, 1939-1945--Refugees<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"World War, 1939-1945--Refugees<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"enk<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1069678<\/a>> # Political refugees<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Political refugees<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204623<\/a>> # Great Britain.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Great Britain.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/908690<\/a>> # Emigration and immigration<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Emigration and immigration<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/908700<\/a>> # Emigration and immigration--Government policy<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Emigration and immigration--Government policy<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/27910345<\/a>> # Margaret Mynatt<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1907<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1977<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Mynatt<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Margaret<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Margaret Mynatt<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/97945896<\/a>> # Yvonne Kapp<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1903<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1999<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Kapp<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Yvonne<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Yvonne Kapp<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780714647975<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"0714647977<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9780714647975<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/36629929<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \ngenont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/36629929<\/a>> ; # British policy and the refugees, 1933-1941<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:dateModified<\/a> \"2020-07-31<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nvoid:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/36629929#PublicationEvent\/london_portland_or_frank_cass_1997<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:PublicationEvent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/195993917#Place\/portland_or<\/a>> ; # Portland, Or.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/dbpedia.org\/resource\/London<\/a>> ; # London<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/195993917#Agent\/frank_cass<\/a>> ; # Frank Cass<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:startDate<\/a> \"1997<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/36629929#Review\/-2056265958<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Review<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:itemReviewed<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/36629929<\/a>> ; # British policy and the refugees, 1933-1941<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:reviewBody<\/a> \"\"In the summer of 1940, when much of Europe had fallen under German domination, the British authorities instigated a harsh programme of internment or deportation of the large numbers of people fleeing Nazi oppression. This volume, written the same year - at a time when the role and the fate of the refugees was a burning issue - is a devastating critique of the government policies of the day. As committed Communists the two women authors, like the refugees they were championing, had been badly affected by the hardening in British official policy; they were dismissed from leading positions they held in the government-sponsored Czech Refugee Trust Fund in an \'apparently isolated instance of victimisation\' which \'was subsequently seen to be merely a prelude to the wholesale arrest of the refugees themselves\'. This work contrasts the official attitudes towards foreigners and Jews with the generosity of the general public, and makes a distinct contribution, firstly to the literature of internment and deportation, and secondly to the study of German-speaking refugees in Britain in the years leading up to mass alien internment.\"--BOOK JACKET.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

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