World War II > WWII: War Crimes


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    Mother Night by Kurt Vonnegut

Mother Night is a daring challenge to our moral sense. American Howard W. Campbell, Jr., a spy during World War II, is now on trial in Israel as a Nazi war criminal. But is he really guilty? In this brilliant book rife with true gallows humor, Vonnegut turns black and white into a chilling shade of gray with a verdict that will haunt us all.

Year: 1961
Genre: EspionageWWII: War Crimes

    Nuremberg Diary by G M Gilbert

In August 1945 Great Britain, France, the USSR, and the United States established a tribunal at Nuremberg to try military and civilian leaders of the Nazi regime. G. M. Gilbert, the prison psychologist, had an unrivaled firsthand opportunity to watch and question the Nazi war criminals. With scientific dispassion he encouraged Göering, Speer, Hess, Ribbentrop, Frank, Jodl, Keitel, Streicher, and the others to reveal their innermost thoughts.

Year: 1961
Genre: WWII: War Crimes

    His Enemy, His Friend by John R. Tunis

When a German war-criminal-turned-soccer-star comes to play a match in post-war France, old wounds are reopened.

Year: 1967
Genre: WWII: War Crimes

    The Nuremberg Trials by Alexander MacDonald

This is the full story of the Nuremberg Trials, the most important criminal hearings ever heard, which established the principal that individuals will always be held responsible for their actions under international law, allowing the reconstruction of Europe to begin.

Year: 2016
Genre: WWII: War Crimes

    Last Mission to Tokyo by Michel Paradis

A thrilling narrative that introduces a key but underreported moment in World War II: The Doolitte Raids and the international war crimes trial in 1945 that defined Japanese-American relations and changed legal history.

Year: 2020
Genre: Doolittle RaidWWII: War Crimes




Want ItGot ItRead ItYearTitle

1961Mother Night by Kurt Vonnegut Espionage, WWII: War Crimes
1961Nuremberg Diary by G M Gilbert WWII: War Crimes, Non-Fiction
1967His Enemy, His Friend by John R. Tunis WWII: War Crimes, France, Germany
2016The Nuremberg Trials by Alexander MacDonald WWII: War Crimes, Non-Fiction
2020Last Mission to Tokyo by Michel Paradis WWII: War Crimes, Non-Fiction
The Extraordinary Story of the Doolittle Raiders and Their Final Fight for Justice





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