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UNRRA"s work for displaced persons in Europe.

UNRRA"s work for displaced persons in Europe.

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Published by UNRRA European Regional Office in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesUNRRA at work -- No.8
ContributionsUnited Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration.
The Physical Object
Pagination36p. ;
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19288036M

Displaced Persons Camps and Centers Poster Collection: Dates: , , , undated: Dates: bulk Abstract: This collection of posters includes approximately 1, rare or unique items pertaining to over displaced persons (DP) camps and centers in Germany, Austria, and Italy, dating primarily from to The Displaced Person. T. HE PEACOCK. was following Mrs. Shortley up the road to the hill where she meant to stand. Moving one behind the other, they looked like a complete procession. Her arms were folded and as she mounted the prominence, she might have been the giant wifeFile Size: 1MB. The OT-Europe project on displaced persons has been busy with the continued growth of the group. Following the 23rd ENOTHE Annual Meeting – Zagreb there was increased interest in the group and a growth of the network. Each month new examples come in from OT’s around Europe who are working with this population.


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