Atrocities, Massacres, and War Crimes [2 volumes]: An Encyclopedia

Atrocities, Massacres, and War Crimes [2 volumes]: An Encyclopedia

By: Alexander Mikaberidze (editor)Hardback

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Both concise and wide-ranging, this encyclopedia covers massacres, atrocities, war crimes, and genocides, including acts of inhumanity on all continents; and serves as a reminder that lest we forget, history will repeat itself. * Provides coverage of atrocities, massacres, and war crimes that is wide-ranging in scope and historical perspective, covering everything from genocides to isolated actions that constituted grave breaches of the laws of war * Comprises contributions from over 200 scholars, including international law experts currently prosecuting war crimes * Contains a lengthy chronology of major atrocities throughout history * Written in accessible and clear language appropriate for college freshmen and general readers

About Author

Alexander Mikaberidze is assistant professor of history at Louisiana State University, Shreveport, and an award-winning author and editor of over a dozen titles, including ABC-CLIO's Conflict and Conquest in the Islamic World: A Historical Encyclopedia.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781598849257
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 844
  • ID: 9781598849257
  • ISBN10: 1598849255

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