Witness to Nuremberg

by Richard W. Sonnenfeldt

Publisher: Arcade Publishing

Written in English
Cover of: Witness to Nuremberg | Richard W. Sonnenfeldt
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Subjects:

  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • General,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • Historical - General,
  • Holocaust
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9386869M
ISBN 101559708565
ISBN 109781559708562
OCLC/WorldCa70062987

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Sonnenfeld's translating work at the Nuremberg Trials, i.e. "Witness to Nuremberg". The remainder of the book is autobiography, from childhood to the present.

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Witness to Nuremberg. The Many Lives of the Man Who Translated at the Nazi War Trials. By: Despite the accurate title, I didn’t realise that this book was not just about Richard Sonnenfeldt’s experiences at the Nuremburg trials, but rather a complete biography of his life.

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Janu Witness to Nuremberg. Richard Sonnenfeldt talked about his memoir Witness to Nuremberg, published by Arcade this bilingual Army private. In this memoir, Sonnenfeldt recounts his numerous brushes with history. The first and central story surrounds his role as lead translator for the Nuremburg Trials.

Intimate and thought-provoking, Witness to Nuremberg: The Many Lives of the Man Who Translated at the Nazi War Trials in an insider's account of one of history's greatest judicial.

The first section of the book deals with Nuremberg, but most of the book talks about the rest of Sonnenfeldt's very interesting early life.

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InDr. Thompson’s stories were so unusual, I wondered how they could be true, but I found many of them confirmed in his biography. A Jewish Soldier Witnesses Nuremberg Commentator Clancy Sigal was a sergeant in the American army of occupation in Germany, the only Jew in his unit.

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From fleeing Germany for England at eighteen years old, to being deported to Australia as a “German enemy alien,” to arriving in the United States and joining the US Army, to fighting in /5(58).

Judgment at Nuremberg is a American courtroom drama film directed by Stanley Kramer, written by Abby Mann and starring Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster, Richard Widmark, Maximilian Schell, Werner Klemperer, Marlene Dietrich, Judy Garland, William Shatner, and Montgomery Clift.

Set in Nuremberg inthe film depicts a fictionalized version of the Judges' Trial of Music by: Ernest Gold. 11–12 February Witness and former Field Marshal Friedrich Paulus, who had been secretly brought to Nuremberg from Soviet captivity, testifies on the question of waging a war of aggression.

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Christiane Kohl's book, "The Witness House" takes the reader to Nuremberg after WW2. With the Nuremberg Trials, places were needed for trial witnesses - for both the prosecution and the defense - to stay while in town to testify/5(14).

Christiane Kohl has worked as a correspondent to the Cologne Express,a press officer for the Environment Ministry in Hessen, and, from toan editor withDer worked for several years in Rome for Munich’s Süddeutsche Zeitungand is currently the newspaper’s correspondent for eastern book,Der Jude und Das Mädchen (), was the /5(12).

Inhe was presented with the Legacy of Nuremberg Award by the Virginia Holocaust Museum, which rendered a life-size likeness of him standing guard at the witness stand in the museum’s mock.As the book describes, Gerecke ministered, prayed with and even gave communion to many of the defendants at the Nuremberg trials.

H e learned much about their spiritual and personal background, saw them with their families, and led worship services at a chapel.Nürnberg trials, Nürnberg also spelled Nuremberg, series of trials held in Nürnberg, Germany, in –46, in which former Nazi leaders were indicted and tried as war criminals by the International Military Tribunal.

The indictment lodged against them contained four counts: (1) crimes against peace (i.e., the planning, initiating, and.