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The Rape Of Nanking

By Chang, Iris




In December 1937, the Japanese army swept into the ancient city of Nanking. Within weeks, more than 300,000 Chinese civilians were systematically raped, tortured, and murdered—a death toll exceeding that of the atomic blasts of Hiroshima and Nagasaki combined. Using extensive interviews with survivors and newly discovered documents, Iris Chang has written what will surely be the definitive history of this horrifying episode. The Rape of Nanking tells the story from three perspectives: of the Japanese soldiers who performed it, of the Chinese civilians who endured it, and of a group of Europeans and Americans who refused to abandon the city and were able to create a safety zone that saved almost 300,000 Chinese. Among these was the Nazi John Rabe, an unlikely hero whom Chang calls the "Oskar Schindler of China" and who worked tirelessly to protect the innocent and publicize the horror. More than just narrating the details of an orgy of violence, The Rape of Nanking analyzes the militaristic culture that fostered in the Japanese soldiers a total disregard for human life. Finally, it tells the appalling story: about how the advent of the Cold War led to a concerted effort on the part of the West and even the Chinese to stifle open discussion of this atrocity. Indeed, Chang characterizes this conspiracy of silence, that persists to this day, as "a second rape."


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THE RAPE OF NANKING: THE FORGOTTEN HOLOCAUST OF WORLD WAR II

Chang, Iris

New York, NY: Basic Books. NF/NF; Hardback in Near Fine condition with Near Fine dust jacket.. 1997. 1st Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. 0465068359 . 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 2909 pages; Signed by author on title page. ; Signed by Author .

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Chang, Iris

New York: Basic Books, 1997. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Octavo, 290 pages; VG/VG; spine is red with white lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut, '$25.00', has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; pages clear; signed by the author on the title page; shelved case 9. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.

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The Rape of Nanking

Iris Chang

2004-08-03. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Iris Chang

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Iris Chang

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Iris Chang

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The Rape of Nanking

Iris Chang

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II ('The rape of nanking', in traditional Chinese, NOT in English)

Iris Chang

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The Rape of Nanking; the Forgotten Holocaust of World War Ll

Iris Chang

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Iris Chang

1998-03-06. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Iris Chang

New York: Basic Books, 1997. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. 290 pages red paper boards with black paper spine. Sm4to, B/W photos, index. Previous owner stamp on ffep. Dust Jacket is protected with clear mylar cover.

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CHANG, IRIS

New York: Basic Books, 1997. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Signed by author on title page! VIRTUALLY AS NEW IN DJ.

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THE RAPE OF NANKING: THE FORGOTTEN HOLOCAUST OF WORLD WAR II [SIGNED]

Chang, Iris

NY: Basic Books, 1997. Third printing. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Light bump to bottom edge of boards otherwise like new in dust jacket. "A powerful, landmark book, riveting in its horror." Illustrated. . Signed. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Chang, Iris

Penguin Books. PAPERBACK. 0140277447 New Condition. . New.

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The Rape of Nanking

Chang, Iris

Penguin Books Ltd. PAPERBACK. 0141007885 New Condition. . New.

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The Rape of Nanking (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

Chang, Iris

Turtleback Books. SCHOOL & LIBRARY BINDING. 0613180771 New Condition. . New.

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Chang, Iris

Penguin. PAPERBACK. 0965604926 New Condition. . New.

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The rape of nanking

CHANG Iris

New York: BasicBooks, , 1997. Rilegato, sovracoperta (hard cover, dust jacket). Ottimo (Fine). The forgotten holocaust of World War II. Fotografie in 24 tavole fuori testo. 8vo. pp. 290. Ottimo (Fine). Prima edizione (First Edition).

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CHANG, IRIS

Basic Books, New York: 1997. Hardcover with dustjacklet. Good condition. Tells the story of the brutal massacres of more than 300,000 Chinese in China from three perspectives: that of the Japanese soldiers who performed it; of the Chinese civilians who endured it; and finally a group of Europeans and Americans who refused to abandon the city and were able to create a safety zone that saved almost 300,000 Chinese. Includes an Index. "Meticulously researched . . . A gripping account that holds the reader's attention from beginning to end." -- Nien Cheng, author of Life and Death in Shanghai ISBN: 0465068359.

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Iris Chang

2012-01-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Rape of Nanking; the Forgotten Holocaust of World War Ll

Iris Chang

1997-04-08. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Iris Chang

1998-03-06. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Chang, Iris

New York: Basic Books. Hardcover. Extra Fine w/ Dust Jacket. 44 black and white illustrations

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Iris Chang

2004-03-05. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Rape Of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust Of World War II

Chang, Iris

Basic Books. PAPERBACK. B00C2HKAHW . New.

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Chang, Iris

Basic Books. PAPERBACK. 0465068367 . New. 2014.

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The Rape of Nanking; the Forgotten Holocaust of World War Ll

Chang, Iris

Penguin. PAPERBACK. 0965604926 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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The Rape of Nanking (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

Chang, Iris

Turtleback Books. SCHOOL & LIBRARY BINDING. 0613180771 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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The Rape of Nanking

Chang, Iris

Penguin Books Ltd. PAPERBACK. 0141007885 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Chang, Iris

Penguin Books. PAPERBACK. 0140277447 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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The Rape Of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust Of World War II

Chang, Iris

USA: Basic Books. Hardcover. 0465068359 290 pages. Index. Extensive footnotes. "This meticulously researched book is a moving drama that pays fitting tribute to the Americans and Europeans living in Nanking who risked their lives to rescue the Chinese people from rape and extermination." - Nien Cheng. "A powerful, landmark book, riveting in its horror." - Richard Rhodes. Above-average wear. Usual library markings. Binding open at title page. A worthy reading copy. . Fair. 1997. First Edition.

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RAPE OF NANKING

CHANG IRIS

BASIC. New. 8.26 x 5.83 cm.

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The Rape Of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust Of World War II

Iris Chang

1997-04-02. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Chang, Iris

New York, New York, U.S.A: Basic Books, 1997. 1st BCE-BOMC Edition. Hardcover. Fine/New. Type: Book 1997/Stated 1st Edition, But No Price On Dustjacket/15th Printing/290 Pages/Maps/ B & W Photographs. Based on extensive interviews with survivors and newly discovered documents in four different languages, Iris Chang, whose own grandparents barely escaped the massacre has written... the definitive English language history of this horrifying episode. There is a name and a few notes on the FEP. One page has the upper corner folded down. Otherwise it is in great condition.

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Chang, Iris

New York: Basic Books, Inc., 1997. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xii + 290 pp., maps, b/w photos (some graphic), notes, index. An important study of a long neglected military crime. Former owner's small ink sig. & small scribble on the f.f.e.p. is the only defect. Not ex-lib., not price-clipped. Hardcover book in v.g.+ cond., d/w v.g.+ cond.

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Chang, Iris

New York: Basic Books, 1997. First Edition. Tenth Printing. very good, very good. 290, illus., map, notes, index, slight wear to DJ edges. In December 1937 the Japanese army swept into the ancient city of Nanking (Nanjing) and within weeks looted and burned the city and raped, tortured, and murdered over 300, 000 Chinese civilians. The author discovered the diaries of John Rabe, the German leader of the effort to rescue Chinese civilians.

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The Rape Of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust Of World War II

Iris Chang

Basic Books, 2012-01-10. First Trade Paper Edition. Paperback. Used:Good.

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The Rape Of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust Of World War II

Iris Chang

Basic Books, 1997-11-21. Hardcover. Used:Good.

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The Rape of Nanking

Iris Chang

Basic Books, 1997. Signed by Chang on bookplate that has been pasted to the half-title page. Book is rated very good due to previous owner having dated and written "property of [name]" on ffep-- otherwise it is near fine. Dust jacket is near fine and mylar protected. We carefully package books for safe shipping.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good/Near Fine.

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No Room For Error

John Carney And Benjamin Schemmer

Ballantine Books, 2002. Hardcover. Very Good. Not Ex-Library Copy. Hardcover Edition With Dustjacket.Text Unmarked.Bindng Is Solid.Not Ex-Library Copy.Corners Slightly Bumped. Stated First Edition, First Printing With Complete Number Line Starting With Number 1.

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The Rape Of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust Of World War II

Chang, Iris

Basic Books. Hardcover. 0465068359 This is a hardcover book with dust jacket. . New.

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Chang, Iris

Basic Books. PAPERBACK. 0465068367 signs of little wear on the cover. . Very Good.

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Chang, Iris

Basic Books. PAPERBACK. 0465068367 Brand New ,Original Book , Direct from Source , Express 5-8 Business days worldwide delivery . New.

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The Rape of Nanking : the forgotten holocaust of World War II / Iris Chang.

Chang, Iris.

New York, NY : BasicBooks, c1997.. First Edition. xi, 290 p. : illus., map ;index, 25 cm. In December 1937, the Japanese Army slaughter over 300,000 people, mostly civilians, in the catured capital of China, Nanking. Infants were tossed on bayonets. Families were buried alive. The murders were done by retail methods on wholesale scale. These were more deaths than occured at Hiroshima and Nagasaki combined. The Japanese are still in denial. Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-283). NEU023. Vg / dj vg.

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Chang, Iris

New York: BasicBooks. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1997. 1. Hard Cover. 0465068359 . Quarter bound in publisher's black paper over red boards, silver lettering on spine. Illustrated with B&W photographs. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in excellent, unmarked condition. FINE/FINE.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xi, 290 pp .

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The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II

Iris Chang

New York, NY: BasicBooks, 1997 Book. Illus. by Photographs. Near Fine. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. NF/NF, used but looks like new, hc, v-xi, 290 pages. Interior clean, no marks, pages near bright, binding tight. Slightest of shelf rubbing to dj, no chips or tears..

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The Rape of Nanking (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

Iris Chang

Turtleback Books. School & Library Binding. POOR. Noticeably used book. Heavy wear to cover. Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, and dust jackets may not be included.

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The Rape Of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust Of World War II

Chang, Iris

New York: Basic Books, 1997. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. Sound binding and hinges. Clean, bright pages. Paper over boards is edge rubbed. DJ has crease and closed tear at lower back, along with edge rubbing and overall light shelf wear. ; Account of the Japanese invasion of the ancient Chinese city of Nanking (Nanjing) in December 1937 and the atrocities that resulted. Illustrated with black and white photographs. ; 9.5" tall; 304 pages.

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