Telford Taylor

Taylor in the 1940s Telford Taylor (February 24, 1908 – May 23, 1998) was an American lawyer and professor. Taylor was known for his role as lead counsel in the prosecution of war criminals after World War II, his opposition to McCarthyism in the 1950s, and his outspoken criticism of American actions during the Vietnam War.

With the US Army, Taylor served with the Military Intelligence Corps during WWII. He reached the rank of brigadier general in 1946, following the war. During the prosecution of Axis war criminals, he served as lead counsel for the prosecution in the 12 subsequent Nuremberg trials before US military courts, after serving as assistant to Robert H. Jackson in the initial trial before the International Military Tribunal.

Following the Nuremberg trials, Taylor opened a private law practice, but remained politically active. Provided by Wikipedia
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    Nuremberg and Vietnam : an American tragedy. by Taylor, Telford

    Published 1970
    Book
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    Munich : the price of peace / by Taylor, Telford

    Published 1979
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    Two studies in constitutional interpretation. by Taylor, Telford

    Published 1969
    Book
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    The breaking wave : the Second World War in the summer of 1940. by Taylor, Telford

    Published 1967
    Book
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    Munich : the price of peace / by Taylor, Telford

    Published 1979
    Book
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    Courts of terror : Soviet criminal justice and Jewish emigration / by Taylor, Telford

    Published 1976
    Book
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    The anatomy of the Nuremberg trials : a personal memoir / by Taylor, Telford

    Published 1992
    Book
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    Grand inquest : the story of congressional investigations / by Taylor, Telford

    Published 1955
    Book
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    The anatomy of the Nuremberg trials : a personal memoir / by Taylor, Telford

    Published 1992
    Book
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    Sword and swastika : generals and Nazis in the Third Reich. by Taylor, Telford

    Published 1952
    Book
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    Two studies in constitutional interpretation. by Taylor, Telford

    Published 1969
    Book
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    Courts of terror : Soviet criminal justice and Jewish emigration / by Taylor, Telford

    Published 1976
    Book
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    Perspectives on justice / by Taylor, Telford

    Published 1975
    Book
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