Swedish Rescue Operations during the Second World War: Accomplishments and Aftermath

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

Abstract

Swedish refugee politics before and during the Second World War and rescue operations 1939-45 with special emphasis on assistance to the Greeks, Raoul Wallenberg´s mission in Budapest and Folke Bernadotte and the White Buses. In the latter cases, I analyse the debates from 1945 to 2012.

Details

Authors
Organisations
Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • History

Keywords

  • Refugee, rescue operations, Sweden, Greece, Hungary, Germany, Raoul Wallenberg, Folke Bernadotte, neutrality
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Holocaust as Active Memory. The Past in the Present
EditorsMarie Louise Seeberg, Irene Levin, Claudia Lenz
PublisherAshgate
Pages165-185
ISBN (Print)978-1-4094-5108-2
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes