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A passing fury : searching for justice at the end of World War II

Author: Andrew Williams
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Daily Telegraph Book of the Year. After the Second World War, the Nuremberg Tribunal became a symbol of justice in the face of tyranny, aggression and atrocity. But it was only a fragment of retribution as, with their Allies, the British embarked on the largest programme of war crimes investigations and trials in history. This book exposes the deeper truth of this endeavour, moving from the scripted trial of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Williams
ISBN: 9780099593263 0099593262
OCLC Number: 984831837
Notes: Originally published: 2016.
Awards: Short-listed for CWA Non-Fiction Dagger 2017 (UK)
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm
Contents: Neuengamme --
Buchenwald --
Lüneburg Heath --
Neustadt --
Lüneburg --
Dachau --
Hamburg --
Hamburg revisited --
Nuremberg.
Responsibility: A.T. Williams.

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A Daily Telegraph Book of the YearShortlisted for the CWA Gold Dagger for Non-Fiction 2017After the Second World War, the Nuremberg Tribunal became a symbol of justice in the face of tyranny,  Read more...

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"[An] earnest, unsettling book... Williams is a thoughtful, lucid writer, with a lawyer's appetite for detail... A Passing Fury is heartfelt, moving and often powerfully written." -- Dominic Read more...

 
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