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Hitler's Loss: What Britain and America Gained from Europe's Cult

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The fascinating story of how Hitler's intolerance of anyone with even a neutral opinion of Nazism led to a significant "brain drain," whereby Britain and America truly benefitted from the best minds of a German generation.

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Though the contributions of exiles to the US from Nazi Germany are well documented, British and Irish writer Ambrose found little analogous work concerning Britain, and begins to fill the gap by profiling selected people who influenced both countries. He also highlights the work of American Varian Fry, who helped many people out of Vichy France in order to preserve European art. He does not index subjects.
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Though the contributions of exiles to the US from Nazi Germany are well documented, British and Irish writer Ambrose found little analogous work concerning Britain, and begins to fill the gap by profiling selected people who influenced both countries. He also highlights the work of American Varian F

About the Author

Tom Amrose grew up in London but read History at Trinity College, Dublin. As well as writing full-time he has worked in advertising, TV production and direction. He is the author of a book on George IV, Prinny and His Pals.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780720611076
Author:
Ambrose, Tom
Publisher:
Peter Owen Publishers
Location:
London
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
Military - World War II
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Civilization
Subject:
Exiles
Subject:
Brain drain
Subject:
Europe - Great Britain - General
Subject:
United States Intellectual life.
Subject:
Great Britain Intellectual life.
Subject:
Military-World War II General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
57
Publication Date:
20070731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Europe » Germany » Nazi Germany
History and Social Science » Europe » Great Britain » General History
History and Social Science » Military » General History
History and Social Science » Military » World War II » General
History and Social Science » Western Civilization » General
History and Social Science » World History » England » General
History and Social Science » World History » Western Civilization

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