Jehovah's Witnesses in National Socialist concentration camps, 1933 – 45*

  title={Jehovah's Witnesses in National Socialist concentration camps, 1933 – 45*},
  author={Johannes S. Wrobel},
  journal={Religion, State \& Society},
  pages={125 - 89}
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