Encyclopedia of War Crimes and Genocide

Encyclopedia of War Crimes and Genocide

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This A-to-Z encyclopaedia examines the entire history of crimes against humanity, during both wartime and peacetime. With more than 450 entries, the encyclopaedia covers a wide range of relevant topics: human rights, war criminals, trials of war crimes, examples of genocide, international organizations and international law concerning war crimes, and many more. Also included is a primary resources section with documents that are vital to understanding this subject. The coverage includes: Amnesty International; Klaus Barbie; Geneva Conventions; Saddam Hussein; Kosovo; North Korea; Pol Pot; Rwanda; Shining Path; Taliban; Desmond Tutu; and Simon Wiesenthal.
Publisher: New York : Facts on File, [2006]
Copyright Date: ©2006
ISBN: 9780816060016
Branch Call Number: 364.13803 Hor
Characteristics: 582 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Catherwood, Christopher - Author


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