Behind The Wire

Professor David Cesarani investigatis mass detention during wartime.

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0101Germans In England2000101920010402Professor David Cesarini exposes one of Britain's greatest blunders of World War II - the mass internment of 27,000 civilians - many of them innocent refugees from Nazi Germany.
0102 LASTJapanese In America2000102620010409He joins a reunion of some of the 120,000 Japanese and Japanese-Americans who were interned in the States during WWII.

Although most were American citizens, they were deprived of their rights and held in appalling conditions, brutalised and humiliated.