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

@article{Wrobel2006JehovahsWI,
  title={Jehovah's Witnesses in National Socialist concentration camps, 1933 – 45*},
  author={Johannes S. Wrobel},
  journal={Religion, State \& Society},
  year={2006},
  volume={34},
  pages={125 - 89}
}
  • J. Wrobel
  • Published 1 June 2006
  • History
  • Religion, State & Society
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