carl von ossietzky

Ossietzky

[aw-see-ets-kee]
noun
Carl von [kahrl fuhn] , 1889–1938, German pacifist: Nobel peace Prize 1935.
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Ossietzky (ˌɒsɪˈɛtskɪ)
 
n
Carl von (karl fɔn). 1889--1938, German pacifist leader. He was imprisoned for revealing Germany's secret rearmament (1931--32) and again under Hitler (1933--36): Nobel peace prize 1935

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carl von ossietzky

German journalist and pacifist, winner of the Nobel Prize for Peace for 1935.

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