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The rape of Nanking : the forgotten holocaust of World War II

The rape of Nanking : the forgotten holocaust of World War II

Author: Iris Chang
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, [tussen 2015 en 2017] ©2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [7th printing]View all editions and formats

"In December 1937, in what was then the capital of China, one of the most brutal massacres in the long annals of wartime barbarity occurred. The Japanese army swept into the ancient city of Nanking  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Iris Chang
ISBN: 9780465068364 0465068367
OCLC Number: 1012747243
Notes: 1e druk: 1997.
Description: XIII, 314 pagina's, 24 ongenummerde pagina's platen : illustraties ; 21 cm
Contents: Foreword by William C. Kirby Introduction Part I 1. The Path to Nanking 2. Six Weeks of Terror 3. The Fall of Nanking 4. Six Weeks of Horror 5. The Nanking Safety Zone Part II 6. What the World Knew 7. The Occupation of Nanking 8. Judgment Day 9. The Fate of the Survivors Part III 10. The Forgotten Holocaust: A Second Rape Epilogue Epilogue for the 2011 Edition Acknowledgments Notes Index
Responsibility: Iris Chang.


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Chicago Tribune "A powerful new work of history and moral inquiry. Chang takes great care to establish an accurate accounting of the dimensions of the violence." Nien Cheng, author of Life and Death Read more...

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