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Hunger in war and peace : women and children in Germany, 1914-1924

Author: Mary Elisabeth Cox
Publisher: United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2019.
Series: Oxford historical monographs.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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During and after World War One, Britain's blockade of Germany prevented foodstuffs from being exported to Germany, leading to outcries from German civic leaders and an outpouring of generosity from across the world. This study examines the detailed height and weight data of children in this period to show the measures of deprivation and recovery.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)1061819883
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Elisabeth Cox
ISBN: 9780192551849 0192551841 9780191860171 0191860174
OCLC Number: 1100071285
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Introduction --
The first World War and the blockade of Germany, 1914-1919 --
German responses to food scarcity --
Nutritiional deprivation in urban Leipzig --
Were rural Germans better off than urban citizens during the war? the case of Straßburg --
Nutritional deprivation of children across Germany --
Armistice and blockade: November 1918-July 1919 --
Nutritional deprivation after the fighting: November 1918-July 1919 --
From blockade to aid: July 1919-1924 --
German children's response to aid --
Epilogue --
Index.
Series Title: Oxford historical monographs.
Responsibility: Mary Elizabeth Cox.

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