A World History Of War Crimes

Author: Michael Bryant
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472505026
Size: 70.65 MB
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Documenting the long historical arc traced by human efforts to limit warfare, from codes of war in antiquity designed to maintain a religiously conceived cosmic order to the gradual use in the modern age of the criminal trial as a means of ...

War Crimes Genocide And Justice

Author: D. Crowe
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137037016
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In this sweeping, definitive work, historian David Crowe offers an unflinching account of the long and troubled history of genocide and war crimes.

Blood And Soil

Author: Ben Kiernan
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300100983
Size: 74.72 MB
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Kiernan examines outbreaks of mass violence from the classical era to the present, focusing on worldwide colonial exterminations and 20th-century case studies including the Armenian genocide, the Nazi Holocaust, Stalins mass murders, and ...

Yamashita S Ghost

Author: Allan A. Ryan
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780700620142
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The dramatic story of the 1945 war crimes trial of General Tomoyuki Yamashita, who was charged with atrocities he neither committed nor ordered--and of which he likely had no knowledge.

The Laws Of War

Author: Michael Howard
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300070620
Size: 71.17 MB
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This book explores not only the formal constraints on the conduct of war throughout Western history but also the unwritten conventions about what is permissible in the course of military operations.

A History Of European Literature

Author: Walter Cohen
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198732678
Size: 42.93 MB
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An additional unique feature is the global expansion of Western Europe's languages and characteristic literary forms, especially the novel, beginning in the Renaissance.

The History Of Loot And Stolen Art

Author: Ivan Lindsay
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 1906509573
Size: 16.86 MB
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The author of this enthralling book aims to present a well-illustrated and documented alternative history of the Western World through graphic accounts of looting and art theft from the time of Sargon, ruler of Syria in 721 BC, to the ...

Rome

Author: Rabun Taylor
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107013992
Size: 46.88 MB
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This is the first urban history of Rome to span its entire three-thousand-year history.

Viruses Plagues And History

Author: Michael B. A. Oldstone M.D.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199754845
Size: 42.45 MB
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Michael Oldstone tells all these stories as he illuminates the history of the devastating diseases that have tormented humanity, focusing mostly on the most famous viruses. Oldstone begins with smallpox, polio, and measles.

Possession

Author: Erin Thompson
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300221002
Size: 13.56 MB
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Erin Thompson, America's only professor of art crime, explores the dark history of looting, smuggling, and forgery that lies at the heart of many private art collections and many of the world's most renowned museums.