Yugoslav-Americans and National Security During World War II

Title

Yugoslav-Americans and National Security During World War II

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Description

Lorraine M. Lees explores the persistent tension between ethnicity and national security by focusing on the Yugoslav-American community during World War II. Identified by the Roosevelt administration as the most representative example of the ethnic conflict they sought to address, the Yugoslav-American community suffered from a severe political split, as right-wing monarchists loyal to Mihajlovi´c and the Chetniks battled left-wing supporters of Tito's partisans… [From Amazon.com]

ISBN

9780252032103

Publication Date

2007

Publisher

University of Illinois Press

City

Urbana, Illinois

Keywords

Yugoslav Americans, World War II, Internal security, Subversive activities, United States

Disciplines

American Politics | Political History | Race and Ethnicity | United States History