by Howard CohnThe story of August Cohn, who was arrested by the Nazis in April, 1933 for his fight against their rise to power. After being beaten and publicly humiliated in Oberkaufungen, Germany, he was tried and imprisoned before entering the concentration camp system in 1935. He was oppressed as both a Jew and a Communist, and was incarcerated in the Esterwegen, Sachsenhausen, Dachau, and Buchenwald concentration camps. He participated in the underground resistance movements in these camps and was a significant figure in this struggle. After liberation he married and emigrated to the U.S., where he was arrested and tried as a member of the Communist party during the McCarthy era, finally gaining American citizenship in 1964.
|Title||August Cohn - Anti-Fascist|
|eBook format||Kindle Edition, (torrent)|
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