British Concentration Camps: A Brief History from 1900 - 1975

British Concentration Camps: A Brief History from 1900 - 1975
Tags: Simon Webb

For many of us, the very expression ‘Concentration Camp’ is inextricably linked to Nazi Germany and the horrors of the Holocaust. The idea of British concentration camps is a strange and unsettling one. It was however the British, rather than the Germans, who were the chief driving force behind the development and use of concentration camps in the Twentieth Century.