Forced labor during the First World War. The German policy of controlling the workforce in the occupied Kingdom of Poland and Lithuania in 1914-1918 Cover Image
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Praca przymusowa w czasie I wojny światowej. Niemiecka polityka sterowania siłą roboczą w okupowanym Królestwie Polskim i na Litwie 1914-1918
Forced labor during the First World War. The German policy of controlling the workforce in the occupied Kingdom of Poland and Lithuania in 1914-1918

Author(s): Christian Westerhoff
Subject(s): History, Recent History (1900 till today), Pre-WW I & WW I (1900 -1919), Interwar Period (1920 - 1939), WW II and following years (1940 - 1949), Post-War period (1950 - 1989), Transformation Period (1990 - 2010)
Published by: Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego
Keywords: First World War; WWI; forced labour; Poland; Lithuania; Germany; occupation policy during WWI
Summary/Abstract: The book deals with the economic history of Polish lands in the period of the First World War. On the basis of an extensive source query, the author analyzed various aspects of the use of labor resources from the occupied areas by the German occupier. The publication broadens the knowledge about the occupation policy of the German authorities in Poland during WWI, significantly different from the policy of WWII, which is much better known.

  • E-ISBN-13: 978-83-235-1461-9
  • Print-ISBN-13: 978-83-235-1453-4
  • Page Count: 440
  • Publication Year: 2014
  • Language: Polish