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By Norman M. Naimark,Ronald Grigor Suny,Fatma Muge Gocek

100 years after the deportations and mass homicide of Armenians, Greeks, Assyrians, and different peoples within the ultimate years of the Ottoman Empire, the historical past of the Armenian genocide is a sufferer of historic distortion, state-sponsored falsification, and deep divisions among Armenians and Turks. operating jointly for the 1st time, Turkish, Armenian, and different students current right here a compelling reconstruction of what occurred and why.

This quantity gathers the main updated scholarship on Armenian genocide, taking a look at how the development has been written approximately in Western and Turkish historiographies; what was once taking place at the eve of the disaster; pix of the perpetrators; distinctive bills of the massacres; how the development has been perceived in either neighborhood and overseas contexts, together with international battle I; and reflections at the broader implications of what occurred then. the result's a complete paintings that strikes past nationalist grasp narratives and gives a extra entire knowing of this tragic event.

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