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240 Pages
Publication date: March 2021
Imprint: Ecowin
Bernhard Kreutner

Prisoner 2959

The Life of Heinrich Maier

Heinrich Maier was not a political person. He was a chaplain in Vienna and a man of faith. But the regime of violence and repression in the Third Reich made him a man of resistance. Maier could not and would not subordinate his faith and his opinions to the Nazis and came to the conclusion that an end must be put to the regime.
As a member of one of the leading resistance groups in Austria, he remained unbending and began to share strategic information with the allied forces in 1940. Ultimately, he was arrested, interrogated, tortured and taken to the Mauthausen concentration camp. On 22 March 1945, he was one of the last resistance fighters that were killed by the Nazis only shortly before the end of the war. His faith in God as well as his love for Austria remained unharmed. They formed the point of departure for a story that is told for the first time in this book.

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Bernhard Kreutner

Bernhard Kreutner, born in 1966, studied Political Sciences and Philosophy and since then has been working as an entrepreneur focusing on marketing and project development. He is the author of numerous novels and non-fiction books and lives in Vienna.

Ecowin wurde 2003 als unabhängiger Verlag gegründet. Wir konzentrieren uns auf spannende Autoren, die zu spannenden Themen und Entwicklungen unserer Welt einen Beitrag leisten. Die Vielfalt der Meinungen sowie der Diskurs unter den Autoren und innerhalb des Verlags sind uns viel wichtiger als das Vertreten nur einer Denkweise. Wir investieren in langfristige Beziehungen mit unseren Autoren, Herstellern und Buchhändlern. Seit April 2013 ist Ecowin eine Marke der Red Bull Media House GmbH.

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