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Karola Fings, Anita Kugler, Nicholas Levis, Reinhold Billstein

Working for the Enemy: Ford, General Motors, and Forced Labor in Germany During the Second World War: Ford, General Motors and Forced Labor in Germany During World War II


"This well-selected anthology... ranges from analytical articles to interviews with people conscripted into the forced labor pool... This is a vital supplement for students of the era or anyone wrestling with the legal and moral debates regarding restitution and repayment for involuntary work." Choice "By carefully examining the automotive companies' collaboration with the Reich and placing it in an international context, the book is indispensable reading for all who are interested in the moral implications of capitalist economies under totalitarian conditions." Hans Mommsen in The International History Review "... comprehensive... a plethora of information and moving first-person testimonies... underscores the myriad human rights implications of today's corporate policies in a global economy." The Nation "... a revealing and meticulously presented series of essays... this compelling and informative contribution... is a significant, scholarly and welcome addition."

Format: Hardcover
Published: in USA in 2000
Publisher: Berghahn Books
Pages: 309
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9781571812247
ISBN 10: 1571812245

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Working for the Enemy: Ford, General Motors, and Forced Labor in Germany During the Second World War: Ford, General Motors and Forced Labor in Germany During World War II