Not liberation, but destruction: war damage in Tunisia in the Second World War, 1942–43

  title={Not liberation, but destruction: war damage in Tunisia in the Second World War, 1942–43},
  author={Mark W. Willis},
  journal={The Journal of North African Studies},
  pages={187 - 203}
  • Mark W. Willis
  • Published 2015
  • Sociology
  • The Journal of North African Studies
The Allies under General Dwight D. Eisenhower fought a bitter air and land campaign in Tunisia against German and Italian forces for six long months between November 1942 and May 1943. Tunisian civilians, caught between the two sides, suffered tremendous human losses. Almost all of Tunisia's major cities and towns were destroyed or badly damaged and its economy wrecked. The end of the fighting did not lead to liberation for the Tunisians, but to renewed political repression and economic… Expand
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