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A shameful act

the Armenian genocide and the question of Turkish responsibility / by Taner Akçam ; translated by Paul Bessemer, with Julie Gilmour.

by Taner Akçam

  • 326 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Metropolitan Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Armenian massacres, 1915-1923,
  • Genocide,
  • War crimes

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS195.5 .A418 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3432226M
    ISBN 100805079327
    ISBN 109780805079326
    LC Control Number2005058401

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    A Shameful Act: The Armenian Genocide and the Question of Turkish Responsibility by Taner Akcam. Metropolitan Books. Hardcover. POOR. Noticeably used book. Heavy wear to cover. Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library. A Shameful Act. Author: Taner Akçam Year: and he probes the multiple failures to bring the perpetrators to justice. The translation and editing of this book into English was provided by the Zoryan Institute. Book Form. If you are human, leave this field blank. Your Information. Name *.

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