A study of the untold stories of the Tokyo war crimes trials written by the same author as "A Delicate Arrangement", "The Luck of Nineveh", "The Search For The Gold Of Tutankhamen" and "A Dream Of Troy" to name a few.
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The Japanese Class A war crimes trials were plagued with problems from formation to end: they did not receive the same respect as those at Nuremberg; the prosecution found many important documents lost or destroyed; the defense struggled with inadequate staff and time; and some judgments and the legal basis of the trials were subject to harsh criticism. The late author, a correspondent at the trials, used his experience, memoirs, transcripts, and interviews to construct a personal and insightful account of this important event. Richard Minear's Victor's Justice (1971) is a more analytic treatment, but The Other Nuremberg will appeal to layperson and scholar alike. Recommended. Kenneth W. Berger, Duke Univ. Lib., Durham, N.C.
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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110002179911
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0002179911