Up and Down the Years

The Lost Story of the Donauschwaben

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Excerpts were Read from the Following Books:

From Franzfeld to Mansfield by Erna Schuster Becker

Nemesis at Potsdam: The Expulsion of the Germans from the East by Alfred M. de Zayas

Orderly and Humane: The Expulsion of the Germans after the Second World War by R.M. Douglas

Blondes: Allied Atrocities of WWII by Frank Engelmann

Hermann Beck's introduction to Forgotten Voices: The Expulsion of the Germans from Eastern Europe After World War II by Ulrich Merten

Additional Excerpts were Read from:

"Heritage Languages: The Case of German in Kitchener-Waterloo" by Lori Heffner

Other Books:

Genocide of the Ethnic Germans in Yugoslavia 1944-1948 by the Danube Swabian Association

The German Expellees: Victims in War and Peace and A Terrible Revenge: The Ethnic Cleansing of the East European Germans by Alfred M. de Zayas

Balkan Genocides: Holocaust and Ethnic Cleansing in the Twentieth Century by Paul Mojzes

Additional Resources:

"Memories of Universal Victimhood: The Case of Ethnic German Expellees" by Daniel Levy and Natan Sznaider in German Politics & Society vol. 23, no. 2

"Germans in Canada, 1604 - 1867 - 2017" by Robert A. Selig in German Life June/July 2017

"Description of Coat of Arms" by Hans Sonleitner, donauschwaben-usa.org

"Finnish War Hurts Hungarian Nazis: Soviet Invasion a Sharp Blow to Magyar Hitlerism, Already in Low Political Status, Party Members Mocked, Swabian Germans Fearful of Repatriation- Teleki Affirms Policy of Independence Factors against Nazism, Fear of Hitler's Repatriation, Premier Speaks on Nazi Setback" by C.L. Sulzberger in The New York Times December 4, 1939