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War criminal on trial

Sol Littman

War criminal on trial

the Rauca case

by Sol Littman

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Published by Lester & Orpen Dennys in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany,
  • Lithuania.
    • Subjects:
    • Rauca, Albert Helmut,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities,
    • War criminals -- Germany -- Biography,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Lithuania

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 191-193.

      StatementSol Littman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD804.G4 R3544 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 194 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages194
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2896745M
      ISBN 100886190371
      LC Control Number84123973
      OCLC/WorldCa10675056

      He faces genocide and war crimes charges as his trial began Feb. 4, in France for a killing spree that left at least a half-million people in his nation dead. 3 of 17 Peter Dejong/Reuters. War Criminal on Trial: The Rauca Case. Author: Littman, Sol Publisher: Lester & Orpen Dennys ISBN: Binding: Hard Cover Book Condition: Near Fine Jacket Condition: Good. pp. B/w photos. DJ is rubbed, with tiny chips and small tears. Selling online since Quick shipping; Secure packing; Free tracking!Seller Rating: % positive.

        The problem with “My War Criminal” is that Karadzic — a psychiatrist who wrote bad poetry before becoming the president of Bosnia’s hard-line . At trial, the Nuremberg tribunal ruled that any member of an organization convicted of war crimes, such as the SS or Gestapo, who had joined after would be considered a war criminal. Biddle managed to convince the other judges to make an exemption for any member who was drafted or had no knowledge of the crimes being committed by these.

      The Belsen trial was one of several trials that the Allied occupation forces conducted against former officials and functionaries of Nazi Germany after the end of World War II. The Belsen trial took place in Lüneburg, Lower Saxony, Germany in and the defendants were men and women of the SS as well as prisoner functionaries who had worked at various concentration camps, notably Auschwitz and .   The best-known of the Nuremberg trials was the Trial of Major War Criminals, held from Novem , to October 1,


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