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書名 Retrospectives on Switzerland in World War Two / edited by Donald P. Hilty
出版項 Rockport, Maine : Picton Press, [2001]
國際標準書號 0897254473 (alk. paper)
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 人文社會聯圖  D754.S9 R48 2001    到期 03-15-21    30610020561254
說明 xvi, 138 pages ; 24 cm
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附註 Most essays have been translated from German into English
Most essays were originally published in a volume by Verlag Neue Zürcher Zeitung under the title: Der Zweite Weltkrieg und die Schweiz. 1997
Includes bibliographical references and index
"Switzerland, landlocked and encircled by the Axis, averted invasion and occupation in World War II largely through its own efforts. They prepared for war through a strong military build-up backed by strict adherence to its centuries-old policy of armed neutrality, and were able to preserve its own democracy and provide a safe haven for hundred of thousands of victims of the conflict"-- Provided by publisher
Introduction / Donald P. Hilty -- Prologue : Swiss history under scrutiny / Hugo Bütler -- Switzerland's foreign trade policy during World War II : successful perseverance of a besieged country / Hans Schaffner -- Neutrality and economic warfare / Klaus Urner -- The Swiss Army was ready : reasons Germany dropped "Operation Switzerland" / Hans Senn -- Who prolonged the Second World War? / Walther Hofer -- Neutral Switzerland, humanitarian Switzerland : a contradiction? / Hugo Bütler -- Contested Swiss neutrality / Dietrich Schindler -- Switzerland, international law, and World War II / Detlev Vagts -- Epilogue : summary view of Switzerland in World War II / Sigmund Widmer
主題 World War, 1939-1945 -- Switzerland
Neutrality -- Switzerland -- History -- 20th century
Switzerland -- Economic policy
Jewish refugees -- Switzerland
History. fast (OCoLC)fst01411628
Alt Author Hilty, Donald P., editor
Alt Title Switzerland in World War Two
Vari Title Zweite Weltkrieg und die Schweiz
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