German-Speaking Exiles in Ireland 1933-1945.

German-speaking Exiles in Ireland 1933-1945 is a pioneering study of the impact the German-speaking exiles of the Hitler years had on Ireland as the first large group of immigrants in the country in the twentieth century. It therefore adds an important yet hitherto virtually unknown Irish dimension...

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Author / Creator: Holfter, Gisela.
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: Amsterdam : BRILL, 2006.
Series:German Monitor Ser.
Local Note:Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2022. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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Table of Contents:
  • Intro
  • Table of Contents
  • Foreword
  • Part I: Overview and Background
  • German-speaking Exiles 1933-1945 in Ireland - an Introduction and Overview
  • Exile Studies: Development and Trends
  • Irish Refugee Policy, Anti-Semitism and Nazism at the Approach of World War Two
  • Austrian Refugees in Ireland 1938-1945
  • 'The Obliviousness of the Fortunate' - Policy and Public Opinion towards Refugees 1933-1945
  • The Admission of Refugees into Ireland between 1933 and 1945
  • Overcoming Boundaries? The Problem of Identity in the Experience of German-speaking Exiles in Ireland 1933-1945
  • Part II: Individual Portraits of Exiles
  • Robert Weil
  • Ernst Scheyer
  • Ludwig Bieler
  • Hans Sachs
  • Part III: Personal Accounts
  • Hans and Charlotte Sachs
  • Childhood Memories in Ireland from 1939-1956
  • Memories of Dublin - Excerpts from Erwin Schrödinger's Diaries
  • Personal Reflections on a New Life in Northern Ireland
  • Index of Names
  • Notes on Contributors.