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Beaten But Not Broken: The Diary of A U.S. POW Surviving Five Nazi Concentration Camps

Louis Wm Tury

Beaten But Not Broken: The Diary of A U.S. POW Surviving Five Nazi Concentration Camps

A True Story from World War II

by Louis Wm Tury

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Published by Discover Guides .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11805471M
    ISBN 100974789623
    ISBN 109780974789620
    OCLC/WorldCa61278765

      Zhanna Arshanskaya Dawson, a Jewish pianist from Ukraine, survived the Holocaust by performing for the Germans. She was honored Saturday. Eric Lomax, who died on Monday a was starved, viciously beaten and tortured as a prisoner of the Japanese during WW2. Fifty years later, he was to meet his chief tormentor again. An account of his story published in the Reader’s Digest in generated such interest that, a year later, he published his own memoir called The Railway : Lee Rimmer.

    A prisoner of war (POW) is a non-combatant—whether a military member, an irregular military fighter, or a civilian—who is held captive by a belligerent power during or immediately after an armed earliest recorded usage of the phrase "prisoner of war" dates back to Belligerents hold prisoners of war in custody for a range of legitimate and illegitimate reasons, such as. Accounts of the American and French POW Camps after World War II By John Wear Published: This document is part of a periodical (Inconvenient History). Use this menu to find more documents that are part of this periodical.

      The Lost Soldiers of Stalag IX-B. By Roger Cohen. The Nazi concentration camps in Europe were for Europeans, not Americans, for European Jews, not American Jews. It was a prisoner-of . A former Hitler Youth reflects on the guilt of her past as she seeks understanding and redemption. Ursula Martens is a dainty year-old with blue eyes, snow-white hair and a healthy, active Author: Danielle Berrin.


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