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Surviving Hitler and Mussolini : daily life in occupied Europe

Author: Robert Gildea; Olivier Wieviorka; Anette Warring
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Berg, 2006.
Series: Occupation in Europe series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : English edView all editions and formats
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"Surviving Hitler and Mussolini examines how far everyday life was possible in a situation of total war and brutal occupation. Its theme is the social experience of occupation in German- and Italian-occupied Europe, and in particular the strategies ordinary people developed in order to survive. What emerges is that ordinary people were less heroes, villains or victims than inventive and resourceful individuals able  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Surviving Hitler and Mussolini.
Oxford ; New York : Berg, 2006
(OCoLC)607703595
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Gildea; Olivier Wieviorka; Anette Warring
ISBN: 1845201817 9781845201814 1845201809 9781845201807
OCLC Number: 64595880
Description: x, 244 pages : map ; 25 cm.
Contents: Surviving hunger : life in the cities and the countryside during the occupation / Polymeris Voglis --
To work or not to work? / Robert Gildea, Dirk Luyten and Juliane Fürst --
Intimate and sexual relations / Anette Warring --
The school as a cultural interface / Pavla Vošahlíková, Bénédicte Rochet and Fabrice Weiss --
Resisters : from everyday life to counter-state / Olivier Wieviorka and Jacek Tebinka --
Resistance and reprisals / Geraldien von Frijtag Drabbe Künzel.
Series Title: Occupation in Europe series.
Responsibility: edited by Robert Gildea, Olivier Wieviorka and Anette Warring.
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Examining how far everyday life was possible in a situation of total war and brutal occupation, this book's theme is the social experience of occupation in German- and Italian-occupied Europe, and in  Read more...

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'These six chpters written by European scholars uncover revealing social details of everyday survival under primarily German but also Italian occupation.'Choice Magazine (Vol 44, No 11, August 2007)

 
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