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Channel Islands occupied unique pictures of the Nazi rule 1940-1945 by Richard Mayne

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Published by Jarrold in Norwich .
Written in English


  • Channel Islands -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 -- Pictorial works.

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Statementcompiled, and with a commentary by Richard Mayne = Les Iles Anglo-Normandes occupées : desphotographies uniques du rèque Nazi 1940-1945 / complé et avec un commentaire de Richard Mayne.
LC ClassificationsD802.C/
The Physical Object
Pagination64p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19245304M

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  The Channel Islands were the only part of the United Kingdom to be occupied by Nazi forces during World War Two. The Channel Islands suffered accordingly and while what happened on the islands was small-scale when compared to countries such as France or Poland, the impact of the Nazi invasion on the Channel Islands was marked. The Channel Islands were the only part of the Britain Isles to be occupied by German forces in WW2. The five-year occupation came to an end on 9 May - Liberation Day, an event still celebrated in Jersey with an annual Bank Holiday. The Channel Islands were a part of the Duchy of Normandy and among the possessions William the Conqueror brought with him when he became King of England in For about two hundred years, the islands, along with Normandy and England, were united but the islands . Published in , Channel Islands Occupied is a short volume of photos of the islands during the time of German occupation from The photos are well selected, and have captions in English and French although some of these are not very informative/5.