The Refuge and the Fortress

Britain and the Flight from Tyranny

  • Authors
  • Jeremy Seabrook

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Jeremy Seabrook
    Pages 1-4
  3. Jeremy Seabrook
    Pages 5-12
  4. Jeremy Seabrook
    Pages 13-102
  5. Jeremy Seabrook
    Pages 103-152
  6. Now
    Jeremy Seabrook
    Pages 153-225
  7. Jeremy Seabrook
    Pages 226-228
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 229-259

About this book


In the 75th anniversary of CARA (Council for Assisting Refugee Academics), this book explores the experiences and achievements of refugee academics and their rescuers to recount Britain's past relationship with overseas victims of persecution, and as vital questions about our present-day attitudes towards immigration and asylum.


Britain Europe immigration migration

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2009
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-230-21878-9
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-23501-4
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