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Author Klemperer, Victor, 1881-1960.

Title I shall bear witness : the diaries of Victor Klemperer 1933-41 / abridged and translated from the German edition by Martin Chalmers
Edition [Abridged edition]
Published London : Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1998

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Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  920.0943 Kemper Kem/Isb 1998  AVAILABLE
 W'PONDS  920.0943 Kemper Kem/Isb 1998  AVAILABLE
Description xxiii, 500 pages : maps, 1 portrait ; 24 cm
Series Ben Kincaid ; bk. 11
Summary "When a priest with radical ideas and a parish council with traditional values lock horns over the beliefs they hold most sacred, there's bound to be controversy - and consequences. But murder crosses the line between committing a sin and committing a crime, turning a battle over faith into a battle for justice. And smack in the middle of the explosive case is Tulsa attorney Ben Kincaid." "Kincaid rescued Father Daniel Beale once before. When the priest's renegade views and violent temper nearly cost him his position as rector of St. Benedict's Church, Ben intervened and saved the day. Now Beale is the prime suspect in the brutal murder of a female parishioner - though lack of evidence has left the case unsolved. But as Father Beale struggles to escape the shadow of suspicion, another woman is savagely slaughtered. And this time, Ben himself discovers Beale literally red-handed . . . with the blood of the victim."
"As Father Beale declares his innocence, Ben and his team feverishly work to build a defense that will deliver the man of God from a date with the death chamber. But each new revelation that emerges in the packed courtroom only serves to tilt the scales increasingly in the prosecution's favor. And Father Beale's own shocking testimony ignites a firestorm of controversy that could doom his last best hope for acquittal." "In his heart and in his gut, Ben knows Father Beale is innocent. But proving it means taking a leap of faith that will plunge Ben into the whirlpools of dark secrets and dangerous intentions that surround St. Benedict's. And ultimately, it will force the idealistic attorney to confront the chilling face of evil in the most unexpected of places."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Also published as : I will bear witness
Translation of: Ich will Zeugnis ablegen bis zum Letzten
Bibliography Includes index
Notes Originally published in German under the title: Ich will zeugnis ablegen bis zum letzten
Subject Klemperer, Victor, 1881-1960 -- Diaries.
Klemperer, Victor, 1881-1960 -- Diaries.
Klemperer, Victor, 1881-1960.
French teachers -- Germany -- Diaries.
Jews -- Germany -- Diaries.
Jews -- Germany -- Dresden -- Biography.
Jews -- Germany -- Dresden -- Intellectual life.
Philologists -- Germany -- Diaries.
Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Sources.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Diaries.
Author Chalmers, Martin.
LC no. 2002066500
ISBN 0297818422
9780297818427
Other Titles Ich will Zeugnis ablegen bis zum letzten. English
The Klemperer diaries : 1933-42
The Klemperer diaries : 1933-42