The Civilian in War

BookThe Civilian in War

The Civilian in War

The Home Front in Europe, Japan and the USA in World War II

Exeter Studies in History


August 1st, 1992





A collection of essays by specialist authors covering both belligerent and occupied countries: Britain, Germany, the United States, the former Soviet Union, Japan, Italy, Poland, France and the Netherlands. It explores the impact of the Second World War on the civilian population by looking at such aspects as propaganda, morale, labour mobilization, the role of women, resistance and collaboration within a comparative framework.

Jeremy Noakes is Professor of History at Exeter University.

List of Contributors Jeremy Noakes Toby Abse H. Footitt Joanna Hanson Mark Harrison Bob Moore Ian Nish Jeremy Noakes J.C. Simmonds Andrew Thorpe Neil A. Wyn

Author Information

Jeremy Noakes is Professor of History at Exeter University.

Table of Contents

Section TitlePage
List of Contributors
1. Introduction - Jeremy Noakes
2. Britain - Andrew Thorpe
3. Germany - Jeremy Noakes
4. The Soviet Union - Mark Harrison
5. The United States - Neil A. Wynn
6. Japan - Ian Nish
7 . Italy - Toby Abse
8. The Netherlands - Bob Moore
9. Poland - Joanna Hanson
10. France - J.C. Simmonds and H. Footitt
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