Very Good. An account of the uses of torture in recent and contemporary history. There are individual chapters on Stalin's gulags, the Nazi death camps and Iraq. This book seeks to explain why torture has been such a widespread practice through human history. 336 p. Intended for college/higher education audience.
Alibris, the Alibris logo, and Alibris.com are registered trademarks of Alibris, Inc.
Copyright in bibliographic data and cover images is held by Nielsen Book Services Limited, Baker & Taylor, Inc., or by their respective licensors, or by the publishers, or by their respective licensors. For personal use only. All rights reserved. All rights in images of books or other publications are reserved by the original copyright holders.