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Prisoner of war.

Author: Kurt Emil Bruno Molzahn; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Publisher: Philadelphia, Muhlenberg Press [1962]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The author, a Lutheran pastor in the Old Zion congregation in Philadelphia, was, by his own account, falsely imprisoned for a breach of the Espionage Act during World War II. He was sentenced to ten years in prison, three of which he spent in the Lewisburg Penitentiary. He describes the conditions and inmates of the prison with stoicism and good humor. His sentence was later commuted by President Truman and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
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Molzahn, Kurt Emil Bruno.
Prisoner of war.
Philadelphia, Muhlenberg Press [1962]
(OCoLC)608979461
Named Person: Kurt Emil Bruno Molzahn
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kurt Emil Bruno Molzahn; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
OCLC Number: 1636668
Notes: Autobiographical.
Description: 251 pages 20 cm

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"The author, a Lutheran pastor in the Old Zion congregation in Philadelphia, was, by his own account, falsely imprisoned for a breach of the Espionage Act during World War II. He was sentenced to ten years in prison, three of which he spent in the Lewisburg Penitentiary. He describes the conditions and inmates of the prison with stoicism and good humor. His sentence was later commuted by President Truman and followed by a pardon from President Eisenhower"--Paul Boytinck, former librarian at Bucknell University.

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