Note 051
by Joachim C. Fest

Anders, Im Nürnberger Irrgarten. Hess asserted that he had not listened to the sentence of the Tribunal

'in accordance with my refusal, on principle, to recognize the court. . . As a matter of fact it was quite a long time before I discovered accidentally what the sentence had been' (I. Hess, Prisoner of Peace).
From Chapter 15, Rudolf Hess , Part 3 of The Face Of The Third Reich by J.C. Fest -- See further Notes

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