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I Was the Nuremberg Jailer

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This is the firsthand story of the Nazis at Nuremberg, told by the man who was their jailer--Colonel Burton C. Andrus, governor of Nuremberg Prison from May, 1945, to October, 1946.

From the time they were assembled at an interrogation center until the end of their trial, it was Colonel Andrus' job to guard the twenty-one top war criminals and maintain the securi
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Library Binding, 211 pages
Published 1969 by Coward-McCann, Inc,

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Nathan Albright
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In the period after World War II there was a host of quirky memoirs from memorable people in memorable situations that became popular for a period [1]. Some of these memoirs were turned into movies, others remain fondly remembered classics even today. This particular book is notable because the author of the memoir is himself not the star of the show, but rather the quiet if not entirely faceless bureaucrat around whom a story about the judgment of the men responsible for Hitler's crimes against ...more
Rodrigo
This book is really awesome. It tells the story about the personal experiences of Burton C. Andrus.
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