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    • A Curious Madness

    • An American Combat Psychiatrist, a Japanese War Crimes Suspect, and an Unsolved Mystery from World War II
    • By: Eric Jaffe
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 9 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 12

    In the wake of World War II, the Allied forces charged 28 Japanese men with crimes against humanity. Correspondents at the Tokyo trial thought the evidence fell most heavily on 10 of the accused. In December 1948, five of these defendants were hanged, while four received sentences of life in prison. The tenth was a brilliant philosopher-patriot named Okawa Shumei. His story proved strangest of all. Among all the political and military leaders on trial, Okawa was the lone civilian.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Well written, but...

    • By Anne Georgiadis on 06-23-18
    • An American Combat Psychiatrist, a Japanese War Crimes Suspect, and an Unsolved Mystery from World War II
    • By: Eric Jaffe
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 9 hrs and 27 mins
    • Release date: 01-20-14
    • 3.5 out of 5 stars 13 ratings

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