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The Trial of Ivan the Terrible

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The Trial of Ivan the Terrible is a close-grained account of the case of John Demjanjuk, an autoworker and model American citizen who was extradited to Israel to stand trial for war crimes committed while he was a guard at the Nazi concentration camp of Treblinka. The descriptions of Demjanjuk’s cozy domestic life make grotesque companions to the testimony about his wartime activities. B