The Austrian Centre in London in World War II
Tauris Academic 2008
Hardback 280pp Illustrated
9781845114756   Product Code: 21366
By the outbreak of war in 1939, the 30,000 Austrians already in Britain became 'enemy aliens'. This study examines the achievements of the Austrian Centre, the cultural and political life of the refugees, and the often fraught relations with their British hosts.