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These Strange Criminals

An Anthology of Prison Memoirs by Conscientious Objectors from the Great War to the Cold War

by Peter Brock

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Published by University of Toronto Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Offenders,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Essays,
  • General,
  • Literary Collections / Essays

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages530
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7874024M
    ISBN 100802086616
    ISBN 109780802086617

      However, these occasions have been rare, and he has been more recognized as one of the most dangerous comic book heroes in his quest to achieving world-wide power. Comic books have created a wide variety of popular, but dangerous criminals.   10 Most Brilliant Criminals In History - Duration: Top Trending 3,, views. 8 Most Disturbing Found Footage Videos To Ever Be Released - Duration:

    The lowest high there is. For a trio of drug thieves, it was their lucky day. These dumb criminals broke into a home in Silver Springs, Florida, and discovered three jars of cocaine.   Criminals use your own stuff to get inside the house Burglars come up with different excuses to get in "Distraction" burglaries are on the rise

    Big Hard Sex Criminals (published in ), is written by Matt Fraction and illustrated by Chip Zdarsky. It is an adult comic book. It was banned because it was considered to be sexually explicit. Two Boys Kissing (published in ), is by David Levithan. The young adult novel was banned because its cover has an image of two boys kissing, and.   After delving into the strange legal history of The Anarchist Cookbook, I have no problem putting the book into a separate category from almost all others. This book, it can be said, helps criminals, and is fair game for law enforcement when they come across it. .


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'With These Strange Criminals, Peter Brock has put together a fascinating anthology of prison memoirs authored by conscientious objectors to is a pre-eminent historian of pacifism as an ideology and as a movement in the modern Western world.

The memoirs he has selected here demonstrate his rich and nuanced understanding of the topic.'3/5(1). These Strange Criminals: An Anthology of Prison Memoirs by Conscientious Objectors from the Great War to the Cold War (Heritage) - Kindle edition by Brock, Peter.

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These Strange Criminals Book Description: Sometimes intensely moving, and often inspiring, these memoirs show that in some cases, individual conscientious objectors - many well-educated and politically aware - sought to reform the penal system from within either by publicizing its dysfunction or through further resistance to authority.

Kennedy, Thomas C. () "Brock's "'These Strange Criminals': An Anthology of Prison Memoirs by Conscientious Objectors from the Great War to the Cold War" - Book Review," Quaker Studies: Author: Thomas C. Kennedy. ‘These Strange Criminals’: An Anthology of Prison Memoirs by Conscientious Objectors from the Great War to the Cold War University of Toronto Press xviii, $, $ During the twentieth century numerous men and women, either for religious or moral reasons, have refused to fight in or support the military.

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In These Strange Criminals, Peter Brock collects stories of imprisoned conscientious objectors since the First World War, and - with one exception - from the English speaking world; Britain, Canada, New Zealand, and the at times repetitive - but that's the nature of prison life - the different stories manage to capture the experience of imprisoned COs, their thinking, and also the.

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The memoirs he has selected here demonstrate his rich and nuanced understanding of the topic.'.