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Author Yacoub, Joseph, author.

Title Year of the sword : the Assyrian Christian genocide : a history / Joseph Yacoub ; translated by James Ferguson.

Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Genocide Memorial Collection    956.0049 YAC    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Genocide Memorial Collection.
Description xvii, 278 pages : maps ; 23 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
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Note First published in French by Les editions du cerf as Qui s'en souviendra in 2014.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-251) and index.
Summary History of the mass killings of 1915 in which the Ottomans sought to extirpate the Aramaic-speaking Assyrian, Syriac and Chaldean Christians of the Middle East.
Subject Assyrians -- Crimes against -- Turkey.
Assyrians -- Crimes against -- Middle East.
Chaldean Catholics -- Crimes against -- Turkey.
Syriac Christians -- Crimes against -- Turkey.
Genocide -- Turkey -- History -- 20th century.
Genocide -- Middle East -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Atrocities -- Turkey.
Turkey -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century.
Assyrian Church of the East.
Catholic Church -- Chaldean rite.
Middle East -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Ferguson, James, translator.
Added Title Qui s'en souviendra. English
ISBN 9780190633462 (hardcover)
0190633468 (hardcover)

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