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These strange criminals an anthology of prison memoirs by conscientious objectors from the Great War to the Cold War

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Conscientious objectors -- Biography,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Prisoners and prisons,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Prisoners and prisons

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [501]-505).

Statementedited by Peter Brock.
GenreBiography.
ContributionsBrock, Peter, 1920-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUB341 .T49 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 505 p. :
Number of Pages505
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3379993M
ISBN 100802087078, 0802086616
LC Control Number2004541328
OCLC/WorldCa53397008

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