Exploitation, Criminality, Resistance. The Everyday Life of Foreign Workers and Prisoners of War in the German Town of Osnabrück, 1939-49

@article{Panayi2005ExploitationCR,
  title={Exploitation, Criminality, Resistance. The Everyday Life of Foreign Workers and Prisoners of War in the German Town of Osnabr{\"u}ck, 1939-49},
  author={Panikos Panayi},
  journal={Journal of Contemporary History},
  year={2005},
  volume={40},
  pages={483 - 502}
}
  • P. Panayi
  • Published 1 July 2005
  • History
  • Journal of Contemporary History
This article examines the experience of foreign workers and prisoners of war in the medium-sized German town of Osnabrück in Lower Saxony during the years 1939-49. It begins with an introduction to the historiography, public and civic memory of foreigners in Germany and Osnabrück during these years, as well as providing details about Osnabrück and the arrival of foreigners after 1939. The article then outlines the experience of exploitation, focusing upon living conditions, work, nutrition… Expand
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