The imperiled Red Cross and the Palestine-Eretz-Yisrael conflict, 1945-1952 : the influence of institutional concerns on a humanitarian operation (Book, 1996) [WorldCat.org]
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The imperiled Red Cross and the Palestine-Eretz-Yisrael conflict, 1945-1952 : the influence of institutional concerns on a humanitarian operation

Author: Dominique-D Junod; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Publisher: London ; New York : K. Paul International ; New York : Distributed by Columbia University Press, 1996.
Series: Publications de l'Institut universitaire de hautes études internationales, Genève.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This remarkable book reconstructs the strategy of an institution, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), which was under attack at the end of World War II for having failed to help the victims of Nazi concentration camps. Threatened with dissolution by the International Red Cross movement, the ICRC developed its defense through the policies behind its activities during the Palestine-Eretz-Yisrael
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dominique-D Junod; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
ISBN: 0710305192 9780710305190
OCLC Number: 32347718
Description: xvi, 344 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. The Red Cross in Peril and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) --
2. Acting in Mandatory Palestine: Motives and Strategies --
3. The ICRC Achieves Its Aim --
4. The Red Cross in Palestine-Eretz-Yisrael: Function, Significance, and Usage --
5. From Heroism to Traditional Activities: The Evolution from Ideals to Strategy --
6. From Stockholm to Toronto: The Red Cross Recovers Its Balance --
List of the delegates and nurses of the ICRC delegation.
Series Title: Publications de l'Institut universitaire de hautes études internationales, Genève.
Responsibility: Dominique-D. Junod.

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