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GIs and Germans

culture, gender and foreign relations, 1945-1949

by Petra Goedde

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany,
  • Germany (West),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Americans -- Germany (West) -- Social conditions,
    • Civil-military relations -- Germany (West),
    • Germany -- History -- 1945-1955,
    • Germany (West) -- Foreign relations -- United States,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Germany (West),
    • Germany -- Social conditions -- 20th century,
    • United States -- 1945-1953,
    • Germany -- Foreign relations -- 1945-,
    • United States -- Relations -- Germany,
    • Germany -- Relations -- United States,
    • United States -- Armed forces -- Foreign service. -- Germany -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-271) and index.

      StatementPetra Goedde.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDD257 .G59 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 280 p. :
      Number of Pages280
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3708257M
      ISBN 100300090226
      LC Control Number2003283571
      OCLC/WorldCa50936509

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      When French outrage eventually forced action, a series of kangaroo courts resulted in prosecutions for sex offences and 29 soldiers being hanged for rape, 77 per cent of them were black GIs. In addition, the GIs and Germans book began to relax the formality inherent in traditional German culture. Focusing on the conservative reaction to the American military presence, Hohn shows that Germany's Christian Democrats, though eager to be allied politically and militarily with the United States, were appalled by the apparent Americanization of daily life and the decline in morality that accompanied the troops to the provinces. By and large, these efforts failed, and Germans melded relatively well with their American neighbors in the Rhineland region.


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GIs and Germans : Culture, Gender and Foreign Relations, 1945

All smiles: The population of GIs and Germans book welcoming US soldiers in Hotspot: The Channel port of Le Harve, pictured after a bombing raid during the war, was particularly badly affected by crime Their sons, now off to fight in the same land, regarded France as essentially a giant brothel, with thousands of nubile French girls eager to be taken by manly GIs.

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Zoom in to see additional details and gain insight. Germans, especially the younger generation, clung to the individualism and freedom represented by American-style democracy.

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And to drive the lesson home we are shown photographs and old newsreel clips of American GIs handing out candy bars to grateful German children. We are shown photographs of American soldiers opening the gates of concentration camps and freeing.

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