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Hitler's generals in America : Nazi POWs and allied military intelligence / Derek R. Mallett.

By: Mallett, Derek R, 1969-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Lexington, Kentucky : The University Press of Kentucky, 2013Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780813142531; 0813142539; 9780813142524; 0813142520.Subject(s): Cold War -- Military intelligenceAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Hitler's generals in AmericaDDC classification: 940.54/7273 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Afrikaner and Französen -- Hitler's generals come to America -- The seeds of the American transformation -- Re-educating Hitler's generals? -- Cold War allies.
Summary: Americans are familiar with prisoner of war narratives that detail Allied soldiers' treatment at the hands of Germans in World War II: popular books and movies like The Great Escape and Stalag 17 have offered graphic and award-winning depictions of the American POW experience in Nazi camps. Less is known, however, about the Germans captured and held in captivity on U.S. soil during the war. In Hitler's Generals in America, Derek R. Mallett examines the evolution of the relationship between American officials and the Wehrmacht general officers they held as prisoners of war in the United States b.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Afrikaner and Französen -- Hitler's generals come to America -- The seeds of the American transformation -- Re-educating Hitler's generals? -- Cold War allies.

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Americans are familiar with prisoner of war narratives that detail Allied soldiers' treatment at the hands of Germans in World War II: popular books and movies like The Great Escape and Stalag 17 have offered graphic and award-winning depictions of the American POW experience in Nazi camps. Less is known, however, about the Germans captured and held in captivity on U.S. soil during the war. In Hitler's Generals in America, Derek R. Mallett examines the evolution of the relationship between American officials and the Wehrmacht general officers they held as prisoners of war in the United States b.

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<p> Derek R. Mallett is a World War II historian at the Joint Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Accounting Command.</p>

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