By Barrett Tillman

Popular aviation historian, Barrett Tillman, has performed a concise but exhaustive task of analysis of the famed Marianas Turkey Shoot, the best air conflict of the Pacific warfare. due to extensive interviews a lot of the tale is advised through individuals. those interesting debts are augmented by means of Tillman's research. this massive structure booklet additionally offers either U.S. military and eastern order of conflict all the way down to squadron point for either provider and shore dependent airplane. One map, forty seven black and white images. Six brush profiles of Hellcats, Avengers, Dauntlesses, Zeros, Judys and Vals (all by means of John Valo) offer a wealth of visible historical past. ultimate appendices provide losses and U.S. army aerial wrestle claims for this historical engagement of service airplane. forty eight pages, forty seven b/w images, six airplane profiles, appendices, 8.5x11 inches, softcover.

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72. Dadrian, “Determinants,” p. 70. Twentieth-century genocides 17 heard of again: it is believed that he was tortured and killed. Their mother, Touma, and their brothers Shukri, aged fourteen, and Philip, aged three – the youngest – were among several thousand Armenians deported from Diyarbekir and murdered in the vicinity of Mardin. The two boys who survived were also on that deportation, but were taken off by Kurds to work in the fields. More than half a million Armenians were deported by the Turks southward to Mesopotamia (modern Iraq).

Susan K. Blair (New Rochelle: Aristide D. Caratzas, 1989), p. 87. Hagopian, Voices from the Lake. Frank Chalk, “Redefining Genocide,” in George J. , Genocide: Conceptual and Historical Dimensions (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1994), p. 47. From the manuscript autobiography of Raphael Lemkin (ch. 1, p. 26, deposited at the New York Public Library, Main Branch), quoted in Chalk, “Redefining Genocide,” p. 47. Twentieth-century genocides 21 order to demonize each enemy and impress upon the soldiers that the human beings in each facing set of trenches were in some way inhuman.

Hacikyan and Jean-Yves Soucy, A Summer Without Dawn: An Armenian Epic, trans. from the French by Christina Le Vernoy and Joyce Bailey (Ontario: M&S, 2000). , Arnold Toynbee, compiler, The Treatment of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire, 1915–1916: Documents Presented to Viscount Grey of Falloden by Viscount Bryce (London: His Majesty’s Stationery Office, Miscellaneous no. 31, 1916), p. 627. Die vierzig Tage des Musa Dagh, Roman (Berlin: P. Zsolnay, 1933); The Forty Days of Musa Dagh, English trans.

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