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Cathryn J. Prince is the author of_A Professor, a President, and a Meteor: The Birth of American Science,_for which she won the Connecticut Press Club’s 2011 Book Award for non-fiction. She is also the author of_Burn the Town and Sack the Banks: Confederates Attack Vermont!_and_Shot from the Sky: American POWs in Switzerland. She worked as a correspondent for_The Christian Science Monitor_in Switzerland and in New York, where she covered the United Nations. Prince works as a freelance journalist.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Wilhelm Gustloff (Ship)
Shipwrecks -- Baltic Sea -- History -- 20th century.
Germans -- Prussia, East (Poland and Russia) -- History -- 20th century.
Refugees -- Prussia, East (Poland and Russia) -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Evacuation of civilians -- Prussia, East (Poland and Russia)
Shipwreck victims -- Interviews.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Baltic Sea.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations -- Submarine.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, Soviet.