The Armenian Genocide: A Complete History
Author: Raymond Kevorkian
Publisher: I. B. Tauris
The Armenian Genocide was one of the greatest atrocities of the twentieth century, an episode in which up to 1.5 million Armenians lost their lives. In this major new history, renowned historian Raymond Kévorkian provides an authoritative account of the origins,events, and consequences of the years 1915 and 1916. This is also a geographical account of the Genocide, documenting its course region by region, including a complete account of the deportations and massacres that occurred. He considers the role that the Armenian Genocide played in the construction of the Turkish nation state and identity, as well as the ideologies of power, rule, and state violence. He examines the consequences of the violence against the Armenians and attempts to bring those who committed the atrocities to justice.
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