A Few Small Candles: War Resisters of World War II Tell

A Few Small Candles: War Resisters of World War II Tell
  • Kindle Edition
  • 207 pages
  • A Few Small Candles: War Resisters of World War II Tell Their Stories
  • Larry Gara
  • English
  • 03 May 2019

A Few Small Candles: War Resisters of World War II Tell Their Stories❰EPUB❯ ✷ A Few Small Candles: War Resisters of World War II Tell Their Stories Author Larry Gara – Essayreview.co.uk Little is known about those who openly refused to enter military service in World War II because of their convictions against killing While many of those men accepted alternative civilian service, tha Little is known about those who openly refused Small Candles: eBook ☆ to enter military service in World War II because of their convictions against killing While many of those men accepted alternative civilian service, than , were incarcerated with sentences ranging from a few months to five years Some were tried, convicted, and re imprisoned for essentially the same offense resisting induction into the armed forces after their initial release In A Few Small Candles, ten men tell why they resisted, what happened to them, A Few PDF/EPUB or and how they feel about that experience today Their stories detail the resisters struggles against racial segregation in prison, as well as how they instigated work and hunger strikes to demonstrate against other prison injustices Each of the ten has remained active in various causes relating to peace and social justice This is a unique collection of memoirs that illuminates the American home front during World War II and provides an important source for those interested in the American peace movement.


About the Author: Larry Gara

Larry Garza was emeritus professor of history at Small Candles: eBook ☆ Wilmington College, where he taught from through .


10 thoughts on “A Few Small Candles: War Resisters of World War II Tell Their Stories

  1. says:

    I technically didn t finish this book The stories were really interesting and thought provoking, but I struggled with the style of the book.

  2. says:

    Read for FWC 2.0 book club

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