GIs and Germans culture, gender and foreign relations, 1945-1949 by Petra Goedde

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Germany,
  • Germany (West),
  • United States

Subjects:

  • Americans -- Germany (West) -- Social conditions,
  • Civil-military relations -- Germany (West),
  • Germany -- History -- 1945-1955,
  • Germany (West) -- Foreign relations -- United States,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Germany (West),
  • Germany -- Social conditions -- 20th century,
  • United States -- 1945-1953,
  • Germany -- Foreign relations -- 1945-,
  • United States -- Relations -- Germany,
  • Germany -- Relations -- United States,
  • United States -- Armed forces -- Foreign service. -- Germany -- History -- 20th century

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-271) and index.

Book details

StatementPetra Goedde.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDD257 .G59 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 280 p. :
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3708257M
ISBN 100300090226
LC Control Number2003283571
OCLC/WorldCa50936509

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