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Sam Martin Went to Prison

The Story of Conscientious Objection and Canadian Military Service

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Sam Martin Went to Prison

The Story of Conscientious Objection and Canadian Military Service

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Publisher
Kindred Press
Language
English
Pages
67

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Sam Martin spent nineteen months in prison during World War II. Why? Because the government would not accept his application for conscientious objector status. Instead of permitting Sam to do alternative service, the authorities sent him to prison. In a broader context, this book speaks to the issue of conscientious objection and its effect on people. This story is meant to convey the virtues shown by Sam Martin to the readers. But more than that, it is to serve as a reminder that conscientious objection is part of the larger story of World War II.

~from the back cover

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Winnipeg, MB, Canada, Hillsboro, KS, US

Edition Notes

Copyright Date
1990

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
940.53/162
Library of Congress
D810.C82 J36 1990

The Physical Object

Format
Paperback
Pagination
64 p.
Number of pages
67
Dimensions
8.5 x 5.25 x 0.25 inches

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL1585196M
Internet Archive
sammartinwenttoprisonthestoryofconscientiousobjectionandcanadianmilitaryserviceocr
ISBN 10
0921788096
LCCN
91111367
OCLC/WorldCat
243461729
Library Thing
1361145
Goodreads
2157260

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