Taken by force : rape and American GIs in Europe during World War II (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Taken by force : rape and American GIs in Europe during World War II Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Taken by force : rape and American GIs in Europe during World War II

Author: J Robert Lilly
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

The offenders here are US soldiers from World War II - the 'greatest generation ever.' Highly readable and impeccably documented, this book focuses not only on information found in once-confidential  Read more...


(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J Robert Lilly
ISBN: 023050647X 9780230506473
OCLC Number: 226093243
Notes: "First published 2003 as: La face cachee des GI's: les viols commis par des soldats americains en France, en Angleterre et en Allemagne pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale. Preface by Fabrice Virgili. (Paris: Editions Payot & Rivages). Subsequently published 2004 as Stupri dii guerra: le violenze commesse dai soldati Americani in Gran Bretagna, Francia e Germania 1942-1945. Preface by Massimo Zamorani. (Milano: Mursia)."
Description: pages cm
Contents: Preface; F.Virgili Introduction The Crime Wartime Rape England: White Women France: Breaking and Entering Germany: Operation Plunder Punishment and Context: Wartime Justice Epilogue
Responsibility: J. Robert Lilly.
More information:


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'In an era of continuing militarism, J. Robert Lilly illuminates that even noble wars have disquieting collateral consequences. By masterfully mixing probing insight with hard data, he teaches us Read more...

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.