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Provision for war cripples in Germany

Underhill, Ruth Murray

Provision for war cripples in Germany

by Underhill, Ruth Murray

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Published by The Red Cross Institute for Crippled and Disabled Men in New York City .
Written in English

  • Germany.
    • Subjects:
    • Disabled veterans -- Rehabilitation -- Germany.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical foot-notes.

      Other titlesWar cripples in Germany.
      Statement[by] Ruth Underhill ...
      SeriesPublications of the Red Cross Institute for Crippled and Disabled Men. Series I,, no. 13. June 8, 1918
      LC ClassificationsRD701.N8 A3 ser. 2, no. 13
      The Physical Object
      Pagination45 p.
      Number of Pages45
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6609466M
      LC Control Number18014676

      Germany - Germany - Germany from to The republic proclaimed early in the afternoon of Saturday, November 9, , is often called the “accidental republic.” When Friedrich Ebert, the leader of the so-called Majority Socialists, accepted the imperial chancellorship from Max von Baden, it was with the understanding that he would do his utmost to save the imperial system from. Bessel has a Malthusian-Sonderweg approach towards all of Germany's social problems. Germany's population boom, from million in to 67 million in , its military roots with the crucial Prussian Law of Siege July 4th - the military take over of state activities in preparation of war, respectively, to Bessel, were the reasons for all irrational decisions that included the /5.

        I bought this book for my husband, who was a pre-teen boy in Germany in He is writing a memoir on his experience of the war, and believes Germany, is the best book on the topic that he has ever read, and over the years he has read many. He could have been one of /5(62). Report on European war, by W.M. DobellOrganization of the training of the disabled, by Prof. Jules AmarThe Anglo-Belgian hospital at Rouen, by Dr. Armand DeltenreVocational re-education, by D. BourillonProvision for war cripples in Germany, by Dr. D.C. McMurtiePsychiatric treatment, by Dr. C.K. ClarkeTreatment of Canadian.

        Another more recent book to look for would be. Victory Must Be Ours - Germany in the Great War by Laurence V. Moyer, Introduction by John Keegan, published in Moyer is a German history scholar who devotes his time entirely to historical research. Disability in the Early 20th century This section describes the tension between different attitudes to disability at the beginning of the 20th century. The return home of disabled ex-servicemen from World War 1 challenged the widespread idea that disabled people were a 'burden'.

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