The Origins of Simultaneous Interpretation

The Origins of Simultaneous Interpretation

The Nuremberg Trial

By Francesca Gaiba

176 Pages · 9.00x6.00 · August 13 1998

Paper ISBN: 9780776604572

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This book offers the first complete analysis of the emergence of simultaneous interpretation a the Nuremburg Trail and the individuals who made the process possible. Francesca Gaiba offers new insight into this monumental event based on extensive archival research and interviews with interpreters, who worked at the trial. This work provides an overview of the specific linguistic needs of the trial, and examines the recruiting of interpreters and the technical support available to them.