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Post by tiwo007 » September 22nd, 2022, 9:53 am

Faith On The March, by Alexander Hugh Macmillan (1877 - 1966)

Volunteers outside the USA: Alexander Hugh Macmillan died in 1966. This person's work may still be protected by copyright in countries where copyright duration is determined by the author's death date. In Europe this is 70 years; in Canada it is 50 years; and in Australia it is 70 years for authors who died after 1955.
Faith on the March by A.H. Macmillan. Recounting of the history of the Watchtower/Jehovah's Witness movement in an autobiographical style by A.H. Macmillan, who worked with Charles Taze Russell, "Judge" Joseph F. Rutherford and N.H. Knorr. Macmillan was baptized by the Bible Students in 1900 and served at Brooklyn Bethel headquarters from Russell's time until he died in 1966. (Summary by )
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Keywords that describe the book: brooklyn bethel, watchtower, bible students, jehovah's witness


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Post by tiwo007 » September 22nd, 2022, 9:54 am

Hello. I would like to record the above with just me and some friends. Thanks

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Post by TriciaG » September 22nd, 2022, 10:06 am

This shows a copyright of 1957, so it's still under copyright for the next 30 years.

So it can't be recorded. Sorry!

Books published in 1926 or earlier are out of copyright (with a few exceptions, like some science fiction stories).
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Post by tiwo007 » September 22nd, 2022, 10:15 am


Hello. This book has no copyright. It is classified as Usage CC0 1.0 UniversalCreative Commons License zero. What is done in these cases?

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Post by knotyouraveragejo » September 22nd, 2022, 10:31 am

As Tricia has stated - this book cannot be recorded for LibriVox. It is still covered by copyright in the U.S.

Faith on the march.
A. H. Macmillan.
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A. H. Macmillan (A)
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Post by tiwo007 » September 22nd, 2022, 11:02 am

OK thanks for the claification

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