The Refuge and the Fortress

Author(s): 
Seabrook, Jeremy
ISBN: 
9781137327864
Date published: 
May 2013
Paperback
Price: 
£16.99

The Refuge and the Fortress offers an account of academic refugees in Britain, including those who fled Nazi Germany, and through their testimonies, seeks to understand the qualities they bestowed on their adoptive country. It provides an honest portrayal of the encounters of people from other cultures with the characteristics of the British.