Die Deutschlandpolitik Grossbritanniens und die Britische Zone, 1945-1949

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Die Deutschlandpolitik Grossbritanniens und die Britische Zone, 1945-1949

Edited by Claus Scharf and Hans-Jurgen Schroder
Franz Steiner, 1980
120 pp.
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Seven major essays on British policy toward postwar Germany, written by scholars using newly accessible British documents. The pursuit of traditional political aims was made difficult by Britain's ever-worsening economic condition and by a more than usual degree of bureaucratic rivalry. The book is a useful contribution to the history of the unintended division of Europe and the many conflicts that have beset the world since then.