The Unwanted: European Refugees from the First World War Through the Cold War

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The unwanted: European refugees in the twentieth century

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Marrus surveys the massive refugee movements in Europe from the 1880s through the post-World War II era, with special attention to the impact of the refugee problem on international politics and the ... Read full review

Contents

TOWARD A MASS MOVEMENT
14
THE NANSEN ERA
51
European Boundary Changes After World War I 73
73
International Projects
81
Greeks Turks and Bulgarians 191928
96
Stabilization 192430
109
IN FLIGHT FROM FASCISM
122
Refuge in the Depression Era
135
Wartime Escape Routes
240
Europe Under Nazi Occupation Before 22 June 1941 244
244
Rescue Efforts
282
THE POSTWAR ERA
296
Territorial Changes in Eastern Europe 1947 303
303
CONTEMPORARY EUROPE
347
NOTES
373
INDEX
401

The Failure of International Organization
158
UNDER THE HEEL OF NAZISM
208

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Page 11 - Protocol, a refugee is any person who "owing to a well-founded fear of being persecuted for reasons of race, religion, nationality, membership of a particular social group or political opinion, is outside the country of his nationality and is unable or, owing to such fear, is unwilling to avail himself of the protection of that country...
Page 11 - ... the country of his nationality and is unable or, owing to such fear, is unwilling to avail himself of the protection of that country; or who, not having a nationality and being outside the country of his former habitual residence as a result of such events, is unable or, owing to such fear, is unwilling to return to it...

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