Such splendid prisons : diplomatic detainment in America during World War II /

"Harvey Solomon tells the vivid story of the roundup, captivity, and eventual repatriation of Axis diplomats and their families who were stranded in the nation's capital after the bombing of Pearl Harbor"--

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Solomon, Harvey (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: [Lincoln] : Potomac Books, an imprint of the University of Nebraska Press, [2020]
Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Table of Contents:
  • On the diplomatic front lines
  • Rivals and arrivals
  • Soirees to spies
  • Inactive vigilance
  • Reverberations of war
  • Isolation versus intervention
  • War wary
  • Full speed ahead
  • Executing an exodus
  • Fenced inn
  • Moving daze
  • (Not so) happy new year
  • Watched while waiting
  • Quiet desperation
  • Life at the homestead
  • "But still they complain
  • "
  • Twice removed
  • A feud renewed
  • Homeward, unbound
  • Perplexing passage East
  • Home aghast
  • Vichyswap
  • Last grasp.