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After the War Was Over: Reconstructing the Family, Nation, and State in Greece, 1943-1960

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This volume makes available some of the most exciting research currently underway into Greek society after Liberation. Together, its essays map a new social history of Greece in the 1940s and 1950s, a period in which the country grappled--bloodily--with foreign occupation and intense civil conflict.
Extending innovative historical approaches to Greece, the contributors expl
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Paperback, 352 pages
Published November 12th 2000 by Princeton University Press (first published September 15th 2000)
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Hard to read because it dealt with the Greek Civil War. For my family, that period of time was painful and sad. This book gave me the clues when my great-grandfathers and great-uncles were killed. The Greek Civil War is a very painful period in Greek modern history.
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Mark A. Mazower (/məˈzaʊər/; born 20 February 1958, London) is a British historian. His expertise is Greece, the Balkans and, more generally, 20th century Europe. He is currently a professor of history at Columbia University in New York City.
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