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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Heinz Kuehn  

Pen Name: None

Genre: History Non-Fiction

Born: in Germany


-- Heinz Kuehn on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=heinz+kuehn


Illinois Connection

The author lived in the Chicago, emigrating there after WWII.

Biographical and Professional Information


Selected Titles At Your Library

Mixed blessings :
ISBN: 0820310468. OCLC Number: 17550218

University of Georgia Press,. .

Memoirs of the author, who was classified by the Nazis as a "Mischling" since his father was Catholic and he himself was baptized but his mother was born Jewish. He took part in various Catholic opposition circles and contacted, in his attempts to rescue Jewish relatives, a resistance group, the Solf Circle. Kuehn himself suffered relatively little from Nazi persecution.

Additional Title Information

Mixed Blessings: An Almost Ordinary Life in Hitler's Germany

, University of Illinois, 1988


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