Counterfeiter

how a Norwegian Jew survived the Holocaust
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Lyons Press , Guilford, Conn
Counterfeit money, Jews, Sachsenhausen (Concentration camp), German Prisoners and prisons, Operation Bernhard, Germany, 1940-1945, World War, 1939-1945, Counterfeits and counterfeiting, Concentration camp inmates, Biography, Hi
StatementMoritz Nachtstern and Ragnar Arntzen ; translation by Margrit Rosenberg Stenge ; foreword by Sidsel Nachtstern
ContributionsArntzen, Ragnar, Rosenberg Stenge, Margrit
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD810.C85 N33 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25046568M
ISBN 139780762779888
LC Control Number2011037669

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This book offers a wonderful insight into the man, his times and his works and what led to his time at the Royal Mint plus his pursuit of William Chaloner, the counterfeiter. His descriptions of the nature of the counterfeit problem and other financial developments, e.g. the Malt lottery, around that period are truly by: 9.

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The title seems more like a cat and mouse game between Newton and Counterfeiter. In truth, in the book, this only takes up a small part of it.

Mostly it is about the profiles of Newton and Chaloner and the times they lived in.

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Chosen from the rows of men on their way to the gas chambers were typographers and printers. The men selected were transferred to the strictly isolated block 19 in Sachsenhausen concentration camp.

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