The Prisoners of Breendonk: Personal Histories from a World War II Concentration Camp

By James M. Deem

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Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Imprint Houghton Mifflin Harcourt ISBN


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The Prisoners of Breendonk: Personal Histories from a World War II Concentration Camp

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Crime: Punishment/Execution,Illustrations/Images: Blood/Gore,Language: Mild Language,Violence: Abuse Reference/Discussion,Violence: Suicide,Violence: Torture,Violence: War/Harsh Realities of War

Now mostly forgotten, Breendonk, in Belgium, was a notorious Nazi prison camp. Numerous archival and contemporary photographs help tell the story of Breendonk’s victims. Maps. Glossary. Afterword. Appendices. Quotation sources. Bibliography. Index. Color and black-and-white photographs, illustrations, and reproductions of archival materials.
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