American Civil War

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  • Polacco, Patricia. 1994. Pink and Say. 1994. Literature for Young People.

Armenian Genocide

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  • Balakian, Peter. 1997. Black Dog of Fate: An American Son Uncovers his Armenian Past. New York: Broadway Books.
  • Bagdassarian, Adam. Forgotten Fire: A Novel. New York: Dell Laurel-Leaf, 2000.
  • Balakian, Peter. The Burning Tigris: The Armenian Genocide and America's Response (A History of International Human Rights and Forgotten Heroes). New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 2003.

Cambodian Genocide

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  • Becker, Elizabeth. 1986. When the War Was Over: The Voices of Cambodia's Revolution and Its People. New York: Simon and Schuster.
  • Brinkley, Joel. 2011. Cambodia's Curse: The Modern History of a Troubled Land. New York: PublicAffairs.
  • Chandler, David. 1999. Voices From S-21: Terror and History in Pol Pot's Secret Prison. Chiang Mai, Thailand: Silkworm Books.
  • DePaul, Kim. ed. 1997. Children of Cambodia's Killing Fields: Memoirs by Survivors. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.
  • Keat, Nawuth and Martha E. Kendall. 2009. Alive in the Killing Fields: Surviving the Khmer Rouge Genocide. National Geographic.
  • Kiernan, Ben. 2002. The Pol Pot Regime: Race, Power, and Genocide in Cambodia Under the Khmer Rouge, 1975-1979, 2nd ed. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.
  • Ngor, Haing S. 1989. Surviving the Killing Fields: The Cambodian Odyssey of Haing S. Ngor. London: Pan Books Ltd.
  • Stover, Eric and Rae McGrath. Land Mines in Cambodia: The Coward's War. United States: Human Rights Watch & Physicians for Human Rights, 1991.
  • Szymusiak, Molyda trans. by Linda Coverdale. The Stones Cry Out: A Cambodian Childhood, 1975-1980. Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, 1999.
  • Ung, Loung. First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers. New York: Harper Perennial, 2000.
  • Ung, Loung. Lucky Child: A Daughter of Cambodia Reunites with the Sister She Left Behind. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 2005.

Child Soldiers

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    See also: Darfur, Sudan and Sierra Leone

  • Bartov, Omer, and Phyllis Mack. 2001. In God's Name: Genocide and Religion in the Twentieth Century. New York: Berghahn Books.
  • Briggs, Jimmie. Innocents Lost: When Child Soldiers Go to War. New York: Basic Books, 2005.
  • Cook, Kathy. 2007. The Kidnapped Girls of Uganda: Stolen Angels. New York: Penguin Group.
  • Dallaire, Romeo. 2010. They Fight Like Soldiers, They Die Like Children: The Global Quest to Eradicate the Use of Child Soldiers. New York: Walker & Company.
  • Gates, Scott and Simon Reich. Eds. 2010. Child Soldiers in the Age of Fractured States. Pittsburg, PA: University of Pittsburg Press.
  • Goodwin-Gill, Guy and Ilene Cohn. 1994. Child Soldiers: The Role of Children in Armed Conflicts. Oxford: Clarendon Press.
  • Iweala, Uzodinma. Beasts of No Nation: A Novel. Harper Perennial, 2006.
  • Jal, Emmanuel and Megan Davies. War Child: A Child Soldier's Story. St. Martin's Press, 2009.
  • Tikkanen, Mike. Invisible Children. Expert Publishing, 2005.
  • Wessels, Michael. Child Soldiers: From Violence to Protection. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2006.

Chinese “Cultural Revolution”

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  • Jiang, Ji-li. 1997. Red Scarf Girl: A Memoir of the Cultural Revolution. New York: Harper Trophy
  • Sijie, Dai. 2002. Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress. New York: Anchor Books Random House.

Darfur, Sudan

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  • Cheadle, Don and John Prendergast. Not On Our Watch: The Mission to End Genocide in Darfur and Beyond. New York: Hyperion, 2007.
  • Childers, Sam. 2009. Another Man's War: The True Story of One Man's Battle to Save Children in the Sudan. Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson, Inc.
  • Dau, John Bul. 2007. God Grew Tired of Us: A Memoir. Washington D.C.: National Geographic Society.
  • Dau, John Bul and Martha Arual Akech. 2010. Lost Boy, Lost Girl: Escaping Civil War in Sudan . Washington D.C.: National Geographic Society.
  • Flint, Julie and Alex de Waal. Darfur: A Short History of a Long War. Reading, United Kingdom: Cox & Wyman, 2005.
  • Marlow, Jen et al. 2006. Darfur Diaries: Stories of Survival. New York: Nation Books.
  • Peterson, Scott. 2000. Me Against My Brother: At War in Somalia, Sudan, and Rwanda. New York: Routledge.
  • Prunier, Gerard. 2005. Darfur: The Ambiguous Genocide. Cornell University Press.


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    See also: War Crimes, WWII and the Holocaust, Armenian Genocide, Cambodian Genocide, Rwandan Genocide and Former Yugoslavia

  • Bartov, Omer, and Phyllis Mack. 2001. In God's Name: Genocide and Religion in the Twentieth Century. New York: Berghahn Books.
  • Chalk, Frank, and Kurt Jonassohn. 1990. The History and Sociology of Genocide: Analyses and Case Studies. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.
  • Gellately, Robert and Ben Kiernan. eds. 2003. The Specter of Genocide: Mass Murder in Historical Perspective. New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • Goldhagen, Daniel Jonah. 2009. Worse Than War: Genocide, Eliminationism and the Ongoing Assault on Humanity. New York: Public Affairs.
  • Hinton, Alexander Laban. ed. 2002. Annihilating Difference: The Anthropology of Genocide. Berkely, CA: University of California Press.
  • Jones, Adam. 2011. Genocide: A Comprehensive Introduction, 2nd ed. New York: Routledge.
  • Kressel, Neil J. 2002. Mass Hate: The Global Rise of Genocide and Terror. Cambridge, MA: Westview Press.
  • Lebor, Adam. 2006. "Complicity with Evil" The United Nations in the Age of Modern Genocide. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.
  • Minow, Martha. 1998. Facing History After Genocide and Mass Violence: Between Vengeance and Forgiveness. Boston: Beacon Press.
  • Power, Samantha. A Problem from Hell: America and the Age of Genocide. New York: Basic Books, 2002.
  • Rosenbaum, Alan S. ed. 2001. Is the Holocaust Unique?: Perspectives on Comparative Genocide. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.
  • Springer, Jane. Genocide. Toronto: Groundwood Books/House of Anansi Press, 2006.
  • Stafford, Terry. 2010. Deadly Dictators: Masterminds of 20th Century Genocides. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform.
  • Staub, Ervin. The Roots of Evil: The Origins of Genocide and Other Group Violence. Cambridge University, 1992.
  • Szumski, Bonnie, ed. 2001. Genocide. San Diego: Greenhaven Press, Inc.
  • Totten, Samuel, William S. Parsons, and Israel W. Charny, eds. 2004. Century of Genocide: Critical Essays and Eyewitness Account. 2nd ed. New York: Routledge.
  • Totten, Samuel and William S. Parsons, eds. 2009. Century of Genocide: Critical Essays and Eyewitness Accounts. 3rd ed. New York: Routledge.
  • Waller, James. 2002. Becoming Evil: How Ordinary People Commit Genocide and Mass Killing. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Weitz, Eric D. 2003. A Century of Genocide: Utopias of Race and Nation. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Humanitarian Action/Aid

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  • Bortolotti, Dan. 2010. Hope in Hell: Inside the World of Doctors without Borders. Buffalo, NY: Firefly Books, Inc.
  • Jones, Ellis, Ross Haenfler, and Brett Johnson with Brian Klocke. 2001. The Better World Handbook: From Good Intentions to Everyday Actions. Gabriola Island, BC: New Society Publishers.
  • Moorehead, Caroline. 2009. Humanity in War: Frontline Photography Since 1860. Geneva, Switzerland: ICRC.
  • Orbinski, James. 2008. An Imperfect Offering: Humanitarian Action for the Twenty-First Century. New York: Walker Publishing Co., Inc.
  • Peace Corps. 2007. A Life Inspired: Tales of Peace Corps Service. Washington D.C.: Peace Corps.
  • Rieff, David. 2002. A Bed for the Night: Humanitarianism in Crisis. New York: Simon and Schuster.

Humanitarian Military Intervention

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  • Bowden, Mark. 1999. Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War. New York: Signet.
  • Durch, William J. ed. 2006. Twenty-First-Century Peace Operations. Washington DC: United States Institute of Peace.
  • Durant, Michael J. 2003. In the Company of Heroes. New York: New American Library.
  • Mills, Nicholas and Kira Brunner, eds. The New Killing Fields: Massacre and the Politics of Intervention. New York: Basic Books, 2002.

International Humanitarian Law

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  • Byers, Michael. 2005. War Law: Understanding International Law and Armed Conflict. New York: Grove Press.
  • Dinstein, Yoram. The Conduct of Hostilities under the Law of International Armed Conflict. Cambridge University Press, 2004.
  • Sassoli, Marco et al. 2011. How does Law Protect in War? Cases, Documents and Teaching Materials on Contemporary Practice in International Humanitarian Law, 3rd ed. Geneva, Switzerland: ICRC.
  • Gray, J. Glenn. 1959. The Warriors: Reflections on Men in Battle. New York: Harper & Row Publishers.
  • International Committee of the Red Cross. 2007. International Humanitarian Law: Answers to Your Questions. Geneva, Switzerland: ICRC.
  • Reisman, Michael and Chris T. Antoniou, eds. 1994. The Laws of War: A Comprehensive Collection of Primary Documents on International Laws Governing Armed Conflict. New York: Vintage Books, Random House.
  • Saulnier, Francoise Bouchet. 2002. The Practical Guide to Humanitarian Law. Rowman and Littlefield.
  • Solis, Gary, D. 2010. The Law of Armed Conflict: International Humanitarian Law in War. New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • Solis, Gary D. and Fred L. Borch. 2010. Geneva Conventions. New York: Kaplan, Inc.

Iranian Revolution

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  • Nafisi, Azar. 2003. Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books. New York: Random House.

Korean War

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  • Harden, Blaine. 2012. Escape from Camp 14: One Man’s Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West. New York: Penguin Group.

Peace, Peacebuilding and Conflict Prevention

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    See also: War Crimes and Humanitarian Intervention

  • Adolf, Antony. 2009. Peace: A World History. Malden, MA: Polity Press.
  • Ausburger, David W. 2004. Hate-Work: Working Through the Pain and Pleasures of Hate. Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press.
  • Barash, David P. 2000. Approaches to Peace: A Reader in Peace Studies. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Beland, Daniel. 2008. States of Global Insecurity: Policy, Politics, and Society. New York: Worth Publishers.
  • Boulding, Elise. 2000. Cultures of Peace: The Hidden Side of History. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press.
  • Boulding, Elise and Daisaku Ikeda. 2010. Into Full Flower: Making Peace Cultures Happen. Cambridge, MA: Dialogue Path Press.
  • Cortright, David. 2004. A Peaceful Superpower: The Movement Against War in Iraq. Goshen, IN: Fourth Freedom Forum, Inc.
  • Cortright, David. 2008. Peace: A History of Movements and Ideas. New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • Cortright, David. 2009. Gandhi and Beyond: Nonviolence for a New Political Age. 2nd ed. Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers.
  • Darby, John. 2001. The Effects of Violence on Peace Processes. Washington DC: United States Institute of Peace.
  • Darby, John and Roger MacGinty, eds. 2003. Contemporary Peacemaking: Conflict, Violence and Peace Processes. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Grossman, Lt. Col. Dave Grossman. On Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society. Back Day Books, 2009.
  • Hewitt, J. Joseph, Jonathan Wilkenfeld, and Ted Robert Gurr. 2010. Peace and Conflict 2010. Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers.
  • Jones, Martin and A.C. Fabian. eds. 2006. Conflict. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press.
  • Junger, Sebastian. 2010. War. New York: Twelve.
  • Keeley, Lawrence H. 1996. War Before Civilization: The Myth of the Peaceful Savage. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Keen, Sam. Faces of the Enemy: Reflections of the Hostile Imagination. HarperCollins, 1991.
  • Kimball, Charles. 2002. When Religion Becomes Evil. New York: HarperCollins Publisher.
  • Kinzer, Stephen. Overthrown: America's Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq. Times Books, 2007.
  • Kirschner, Allen and Linda Kirschner. eds. 1971. Blessed Are the Peacemakers. New York: Popular Library.
  • Lautensach, Sabina, Peter Greener, and Helen Ware. The No-Nonsense Guide to Conflict and Peace (No-Nonsense Guides). New Internationalist, 2006.
  • Lederach, John Paul. 2003. A Little Book of Conflict Transformation. Intercourse, PA: Good Books.
  • Lederach, John Paul. 2005. The Moral Imagination: The Art and Soul of Building Peace. New York: Oxford University Press, Inc.
  • London, Charles. 2007. One Day The Soldiers Came: Voices of Children in War. New York: Harper Perennial.
  • McCarthy, Colman. 2002. I'd Rather Teach Peace. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books.
  • McMahan, Jeff. 2009. Killing in War. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Mertus, Julie A. and Jeffrey W. Helsing, eds. 2006. Human Rights & Conflict: Exploring the Links Between Rights, Law, and Peacebuilding. Washington D.C.: United States Institute of Peace.
  • Mortenson, Greg and David Oliver Relin. 2006. Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace...One School at a Time. New York: Penguin Books.
  • Myers, Winslow. 2009. Living Beyond War: A Citizen’s Guide. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books.
  • Noddings, Nel. 2012. Peace Education: How We Come to Love and Hate War. New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • Philpott, Daniel. 2012. Just and Unjust Peace: An Ethic of Political Reconciliation. New York: Oxford University Press, Inc.
  • Philpott, Daniel and Gerard F. Powers. 2010. Strategies of Peace: Transforming Conflict in a Violent World. New York: Oxford University Press, Inc.
  • Power, J.L., ed. 2012. That Mad Game: Growing up in a Warzone, an Anthology of Essays from Around the Globe. Cinco Puntos Press.
  • Slim, Hugo. Killing Civilians: Method, Madness and Morality in War. Columbia University Press, 2008.
  • Smedes, Lewis B. 1984. Forgive & Forget: Healing the Hurts We Don't Deserve. San Francisco: HarperCollins Publishers, Inc.
  • Smoker, Paul, Ruth Davies, and Barbara Munske, eds. 1990. A Reader in Peace Studies. New York: Pergamon Press.
  • Taras, Raymond C. and Rajat Ganguly. 2002. Understanding Ethnic Conflict: The International Dimension. 2nd ed. New York: Addison-Wesley Educational Publishers, Inc.
  • Verdeja, Ernesto. 2009. Unchopping a Tree: Reconciliation in the Aftermath of Political Violence. Philadelphia: PA: Temple University Press.
  • Vollman, William T. 2003. Rising Up and Rising Down: Some Thoughts on Violence, Freedom and Urgent Means. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, Inc.
  • Wiesenthal, Simon. The Sunflower: On the Possibilities and Limits of Forgiveness. New York: Schocken Books, Inc.
  • Zartman, I. William, ed. 2007. Peacemaking in International Conflict: Methods & Techniques. Washington DC: United States Institute of Peace.
  • Zelizer, Craig. ed. 2013. Integrated Peacebuilding: Innovative Approaches to Transforming Conflict. Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press.

Red Cross

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  • Bennett, Angela. 2005. The Geneva Convention: The Hidden Origins of the Red Cross. Gloucestershire, GB: Sutton Publishing.
  • Dunant, Henry. A Memory of Solferino.
  • International Committee of the Red Cross. 2005. Discover the ICRC. Geneva, Switzerland: ICRC.
  • Oates, Stephen B. 1995. A Woman of Valor: Clara Barton and the Civil War. Free Press.

Rwandan Genocide

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  • Barnett, Michael. 2002. Eyewitness To a Genocide: The United Nations and Rwanda. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.
  • Dallaire, Roméo. 2003. Shake Hands With the Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda. New York: Avalon Publishing Group, Inc.
  • Gourevitch, Philip. 1998. We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families: Stories From Rwanda. New York: Farrar Straus and Giroux.
  • Hatzfeld, Jean. 2003. Machete Season: The Killers in Rwanda Speak. New York: Farrar Straus and Giroux.
  • Ilibagiza, Immaculee and Steve Erwin. 2006. Left to Tell: Discovering God Amid the Rwandan Holocaust. Hay House.
  • Mamdani, Mahmood. 2001. When Victims Become Killers: Colonialism, Nativism, and the Genocide in Rwanda. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
  • Rusesabagina, Paul. 2006. An Ordinary Man: An Autobiography. New York: Penguin Books.
  • Sommers, Marc. 2012. Stuck: Rwandan Youth and the Struggle for Adulthood. Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press.

Second Iraq War

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    See also: “War on Terror”

  • Finkel, David. 2009. The Good Soldiers. New York: Picador
  • Frederick, Jim. 2010. Black Hearts: One Platoon's Descent Into Madness in Iraq's Triangle of Death. New York: Harmony Books.
  • Kinsella, David. 2007. Regime Change: Origins, Execution, and Aftermath of the Iraq War. 2nd ed. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth Thompson.

Sierra Leone

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  • Coulter, Chris. 2009. Bush Wives and Girl Soldiers: Women's Live Through War and Peace in Sierra Leone. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.
  • Denov, Myriam. 2010. Child Soldiers: Sierra Leone's Revolutionary United Front. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Social Responsibility

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  • Beals, Melba Patillo. 1994. Warriors Don’t Cry: A Searing Memoir of the Battle to Integrate Little Rock’s Central High School. Washington Square Press.
  • Bigelow, Bill and Bob Peterson. Rethinking Globalization: Teaching for Justice in an Unjust World. Rethinking Schools, 2002.
  • Franck, Frederick, Janis Roze, and Richard Connolly. eds. 2000. What Does It Mean to Be Human? New York: St. Martin's Press.
  • Glover, Jonathan. Humanity: Moral History of the Twentieth Century. Yale University Press, 2001.
  • Goliszek, Andrew. 2003. In the Name of Science: A History of Secret Programs, Medical Research, and Human Experimentation. New York: St. Martin's Press.
  • Hunsinger, George, ed. 2009. Torture is a Moral Issue: Christians, Jews, Muslims and People of Conscience Speak Out. William B. Eerdmans.
  • Jones, Ellis. 2008. Every Dollar Makes A Difference: The Better World Shopping Guide. Gabriola Island, BC: New Society Publishers.
  • Meadows, Donella. 1991. Global Citizen. Island Press.
  • Mertes, Tom. ed. 2004. A Movement of Movements: Is Another World Really Possible? New York: Verso.
  • Rothenberg, Paula S. 2006. Beyond Borders: Thinking Critically About Global Issues. New York: Worth Publishers.
  • Yoder, John Howard. 1983. What Would You Do? Scottsdale, PA: Herald Press.

South African Apartheid

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  • Courtney, Bryce. 1989. The Power of One. New York: Ballantine Books.
  • Mathabane, Mark. 1986. Kaffir Boy: The True Story of a Black Youth’s Coming of Age in Apartheid South Africa. New York: Touchstone.
  • Paton, Alan. Cry, the Beloved Country. Scribner, 2003.
  • Pumla, Gobodo-Madikizela. A Human Being Died That Night: A South African Story of Forgiveness. New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2003.

The former Yugoslavia

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  • Abrahams, Fred, Gilles Peress, and Eric Stover. 2001. A Village Destroyed May 14, 1999: War Crimes in Kosovo. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.
  • Drakulić, Slavenka. 1999. S. A Novel About the Balkans. New York: Penguin Putnam Inc.
  • Filipovic, Zlata. Zlata's Diary: A Child's Life in Sarajevo. New York: Penguin, 1993.
  • Gerolymatos, André. 2002. The Balkan Wars: Conquest, Revolution and Retribution From the Ottoman Era to the Twentieth Century and Beyond. New York: Basic Books.
  • Sendak, Maurice. 1994. I Dream of Peace: Images of War By Children of Former Yugoslavia. New York: HaperCollins Publisher, Inc.

Vietnam War

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  • Allison, William Thomas. 2012. My Lai: An American Atrocity in the Vietnam War. Baltimore, MD: John Hopkins University Press.
  • Bilton, Michael and Kevin Sim. Four Hours in My Lai. New York: Penguin Books, 1993.
  • Nelson, Deborah. 2008. The War Behind Me: Vietnam Veterans Confront the Truth about US War Crimes: Inside the Army’s Secret Archive of Investigations. New York: Basic Books, Perseus Books Group.

War crimes

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  • Drakulic, Slavenka. They Would Never Hurt a Fly: War Criminals on Trial in The Hague. Viking Adult, 2004.
  • Gutman, Roy, David Reiff and Anthony Dworkin, eds. Crimes of War: What the Public Should Know. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 2007.
  • Gutman, Roy and David Rieff. 1999. Crimes of War: What the Public Should Know, 2nd Ed. Norton Press.
  • Harris, Whitney R. 1954. Tyranny on Trial: The Evidence at Nuremberg. Dallas, TX: Southern Methodist University Press.
  • Horvitz, Leslie Alan and Christopher Catherwood. 2011. Encyclopedia of War Crimes & Genocide Volume 1 and 2. New York: Facts on File, Inc.
  • Neier, Aryeh. War Crimes: Brutality, Genocide, Terror, and the Struggle for Justice. New York: Times Books, 1998.
  • Philpott, Daniel. 2006. The Politics of Past Evil: Religion, Reconciliation, and the Dilemmas of Transitional Justice. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press.
  • Robertson, Geoffrey. 2006. Crimes Against Humanity: The Struggle for Global Justice. New York: The New Press.
  • Roling, B.V.A. and Antonio Cassese. The Tokyo Trial and Beyond. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Polity Press, 1994.
  • Scheffer, David. 2012. All the Missing Souls: A Personal History of the War Crimes Tribunals. Princeton: Princeton University Press.

War in Afghanistan

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    See also: “War on Terror”

  • Cortright, David. 2011. Ending Obama's War: Responsible Military Withdrawal from Afghanistan. Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers.
  • Ebony, David. Botero Abu Ghraib. New York: Prestel Verlag, 2006.
  • Greenberg, Karen J. and Joshua L. Dratel, eds. The Torture Papers: The Road to Abu Ghraib. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

"War on Terror"

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    See also: Iraq and Afghanistan

  • Cortright, David and George A. Lopez. 2007. Uniting Against Terror: Cooperative Nonmilitary Responses to the Global Terrorist Threat. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.
  • Danner, Mark. 2004. Torture and Truth: America, Abu Ghraib and the War on Terror. New York: New York Review Book.
  • DeMille, Nelson. 2012. The Panther. New York: Hachette Book Group.
  • Evan, William M. 2006. War & Peace in an Age of Terrorism: A Reader. Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
  • Hersh, Seymour M. Chain of Command: The Road from 9/11 to Abu Ghraib. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 2004.
  • Margulies, Joseph. Guantanamo and the Abuse of Presidential Power. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2006.
  • McCoy, Alfred W. 2006. A Question of Torture: CIA Interrogation from the Cold War to the War on Terror. New York: Owl Books.
  • Meyer, Jane. 2008. The Dark Side: The Inside Story of How the War on Terror Turned into a War on American Ideals. New York: Doubleday.
  • Roth, Kenneth and Minky Worden, eds. Torture: Does it Make Us Safer? Is It Ever OK? (A Human Rights Perspective). New York: The New Press, 2005.
  • Soufan, Ali H. 2011. The Black Banners: The Inside Story of 9/11 and the War Against al-Qaeda. New York: W.W. Norton & Co., Inc.
  • Stern, Jessica. 2003. Terror in the Name of God: Why Religious Militants Kill. New York: HarperCollins, Publishers.
  • Strasser, Steven, ed. The Abu Ghraib Investigations: The Official Reports of the Independent Panel and the Pentagon on the Shocking Prisoner Abuse in Iraq. New York: Public Affairs, 2004.
  • White, James E. 2009. Contemporary Moral Problems: War, Terrorism, and Torture. 3rd ed. Belmont, CA: Thomson Wadsworth Publishing.
  • Williams, Kristian. American Methods: Torture and the Logic of Domination. 2006. Cambridge, MA: South End Press.

Weapons and Technology

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  • Boot, Max. 2006. War Made New: Technology, Warfare, and the Course of History 1500 to Today. New York: Gotham Books.
  • Cortright, David and Raimo Väyrynen. 2010. Towards Nuclear Zero. New York: Routledge.
  • Gillis, Melissa. 2012. Disarmament: A Basic Guide, 3rd ed. New York: United Nations.
  • Rone, Jemera, Anne Nelson and Aryeh Neier. 1986. Land Mines in El Salvador and Nicaragua: The Civilian Victims (An American Watch Report). United States: The Americas Watch Committee.
  • Singer, P.W. 2009. Wired for War: The Robotics Revolution and Conflict in the 21st Century. Penguin Books.
  • Winslow, Philip C. Sowing the Dragon's Teeth: Landmines and the Legacy of War. Boston: Beacon Press, 1997.

WWII and the Holocaust

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    See also: War Crimes

  • Aretha, David, ed. 2000. The Holocaust Chronicle: A History in Words and Pictures. Lincolnwood, IL: Publications International, Ltd.
  • Bachrach, Susan D. 1994. Tell Them We Remember: The Story of the Holocaust. New York: Little, Brown and Company.
  • Bauer, Yehuda. 1982. A History of the Holocaust. New York: Franklin Watts.
  • Berenbaum, Michael. 1993. The World Must Know: The History of the Holocaust as Told in the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Boston: Little, Brown and Company.
  • Bess, Michael. Choices Under Fire: Moral Dimensions of World War II. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
  • Black, Edwin. 2001. IBM and the Holocaust: The Strategic Alliance Between Nazi Germany and America's Most Powerful Corporation. New York: Random House.
  • Blum, John Morton. 1976. V was for Victory: Politics and American Culture During World War II. San Diego, CA: First Harvest.
  • Borden, Louise. The Little Ships: The Heroic Rescue at Dunkirk in World War II. 1997. (Literature for Young People)
  • Brown, Joan Winmill. 1979. Corrie: The Lives She's Touched. Minneapolis, MN: World Wide Pictures.
  • Browning, Christopher R. 1992. Ordinary Men: Reserve Police Battalion 101 and the Final Solution in Poland. New York: HarperCollins Publisher.
  • Charlock, Roselle and Jack Spencer. 1978. The Holocaust Years: Society on Trial. New York: Bantam Books.
  • Chang, Iris. 1997. The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II. New York: Penguin Books.
  • Churchill, Ward. 1997. A Little Matter of Genocide: Holocaust and Denial in the Americas 1492 to the Present. San Francisco: City Light Books.
  • Dawidowicz, Lucy S. 1975. The War Against the Jews 1933 - 1945. New York: Holt, Reinhart, Winston.
  • Dawidowicz, Lucy S. and David Altshuler. 1978. Hitler's War Against the Jews. New York: Behrman House, Inc.
  • Frank, Anne. 1991. The Diary of a Young Girl. New York: Doubleday.
  • Friedman, Philip. 1978. Their Brother's Keepers. New York: Schocken Books, Inc.
  • Goldhagen, Daniel Jonah. 1996. Hitler's Willing Executioners: Ordinary Germans and the Holocaust. New York: Vintage Books (Random House, Inc.).
  • Keneally, Thomas. 1982. Schindler's List. New York: Simon & Schuester.
  • Klein, Gerda Weissmann. 1995. All But My Life: A Memoir. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
  • Koenigsberg, Richard A. 2009. Nations Have the Right to Kill: Hitler, the Holocaust and War. New York: Library of Social Science.
  • Lagnado, Lucette Matalon. 1991. Children of the Flames: Dr. Josef Mengele and the Untold Story of the Twins of Auschwitz. New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc.
  • Levi, Primo. 1996. Survival in Auschwitz. New York: Touchstone (Simon & Schuster).
  • Lifton, Robert J. and Greg Mitchell. Hiroshima in America: A Half Century of Denial. New York: Avon Books, 1995.
  • Millen, Nina. 1956. Children of Japan. Friendship Press.
  • Minear, Richard H. 1999. Dr. Seuss Goes to War: The World War II Editorial Cartoons of Theodor Seuss Geisel. New York: The New Press.
  • Neuhausler, Johannes. 1973. What Was It Like in the Concentration Camp at Dachau? Munich: Manz A.G. Munich/Dillingen.
  • Polacco, Patricia. 2000. The Butterfly. 2000. Literature for Young People.
  • Pringle, Heather. 2006. The Master Plan: Himmler's Scholars and the Holocaust. New York: Hperion.
  • Read, Anthony. 2003. The Devils' Disciples: Hitler's Inner Circle. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.
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