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Author Seabrook, Jeremy, 1939-

Title The refuge and the fortress : Britain and the flight from tyranny / Jeremy Seabrook
Published Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, [2009]
©2009

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Description xiii, 259 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents Foreword / Jon Snow -- 1. Academic Refugees -- 2. Then -- 3. Until -- 4. Now
Summary In the 75th anniversary of CARA (Council for Assisting Refugee Academics), this book explores the experiences and achievements of refugee academics and their rescuers to recount Britains past relationship with overseas victims of persecution, and as vital questions about our present-day attitudes towards immigration and asylum
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Council for Assisting Refugee Academics.
Intellectuals -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Refugees -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Refugees -- Great Britain -- History -- 21st century.
Refugees -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Refugees -- Government policy -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Refugees -- Government policy -- Great Britain -- History -- 21st century.
Great Britain -- Race relations.
Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Great Britain -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century.
Great Britain -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 21st century.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Author Council for Assisting Refugee Academics.
LC no. 2008046675
ISBN 9780230218772 hardback
0230218776 hardback
9780230218789 paperback
0230218784 paperback
Other Titles Britain and the flight from tyranny