The First Few Weeks: Applying the Rules in Practice
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Wolf, Susanne - The First Few Weeks: Applying the Rules in Practice



Keywords:

Belgian Information Office | Dutch | First World War | foreign soldiers | internees | prisoners of war (POWs) | Staatscourant | The Hague

Abstract:

The Dutch had very little time to ponder the niceties of their neutral status and its inherent responsibilities as the first candidates for internment crossed the Dutch border within days of the outbreak of the war. The initial response of the Dutch border guards was mixed: this was a new situation and in …

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Wolf, Susanne, “The First Few Weeks: Applying the Rules in Practice”, in: Brill’s Digital Library of World War I. Consulted online on 22 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2352-3786_dlws1_B9789004249066_005>
First published online: 2015



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