Some articles on war:
... if one also includes Germans resettled in Poland during the war by the Nazis, children born to expellees and persons who emigrated as Aussiedler to Germany from eastern ... had fled or had been expelled and resettled to post-war Germany, most of them (11.5 million) from the territories of post-war Poland and Czechoslovakia ... but gradually emigrated westward in the Cold War era or have been assimilated into the local populations ...
... eastern territories of Germany (lost by the First or Second World War), the former Austria-Hungary, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Poland ... million if one also includes those resettled during the war by the Nazis, children born to expellees and persons who emigrated as Aussiedler (see below) to Germany ... Between 1944 and 1950, at least 12 million had fled or had been expelled and resettled to post-war Germany, most of them (11.5 million) from the territories of post-war Poland and Czechoslovakia ...
Famous quotes containing the words western and/or war:
“O western orb sailing the heaven,
Now I know what you must have meant as a month since I walked,
As I walked in silence the transparent shadowy night,”
—Walt Whitman (18191892)
“Newspaperman: That was a magnificent work. There were these mass columns of Apaches in their war paint and feather bonnets. And here was Thursday leading his men in that heroic charge.
Capt. York: Correct in every detail.
Newspaperman: Hes become almost a legend already. Hes the hero of every schoolboy in America.”
—Frank S. Nugent (19081965)