Suttner Bertha von
Sutt·ner(zo͝ot′nər, so͝ot′-), Bertha von 1843-1914.
Austrian pacifist who wrote the novel Lay Down Your Arms (1889). She was the first woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize (1905).
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