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Worse than war

genocide, eliminationism, and the ongoing assault on humanity

by Daniel Jonah Goldhagen

  • 121 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by PublicAffairs in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Genocide -- Case studies,
  • Hate -- Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementDaniel Jonah Goldhagen.
    GenreCase studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6322.7 .G65 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23622235M
    ISBN 109781586487690
    LC Control Number2009028035

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      Worse Than War is a difficult book. It is impossible to criticise its outrage at the impunity of those who commit mass murder, or its suggestion that more decisive steps should be taken to punish them and prevent future atrocities. BOOK REVIEW -- Worse than War: Genocide, Eliminationism, and the Ongoing Assault on Humanity (review) Article (PDF Available) in Genocide Studies and Prevention 6(1) January with.

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