Copies of primary and secondary sources from archives in USA, Germany, Greece and Great Britain on the Nazi occupation of Greece and the persecution of Greece's Jewish population, used by Mark Mazower for his book, Inside Hitler's Greece: The Experience of Occupation, 1941-1944 , (Yale University Press, 1993). Mark Mazower provides a commentary on the sources and their value in the chapter 'Notes on Sources'.
Nazis in Greece
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 1556 WL 1360
- Dates of Creation1940s-1990s
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish German French Italian Greek
- Physical Description15 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Axis occupation of Greece during World War Two began Apr 1941 following the German and Italian invasion of Greece, together with Bulgarian forces. It lasted until the German withdrawal from the mainland, Oct 1944. In some cases however, such as in Crete and other islands, German garrisons remained in control until May-Jun 1945.
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Description exists to this archive on the Wiener Library's online catalogue www.wienerlibrary.co.uk.
Entry compiled by Howard Falksohn.
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Location of Originals
NARA USA; Bundesarchiv, Koblenz, Germany; The National Archives, UK.
Mazower, Mark, Inside Hitler's Greece: The Experience of Occupation, 1941-1944 , (Yale University Press, 1993).