Eyewitnesses to Massacre: American Missionaries Bear Witness to Japanese Atrocities in Nanjing

Publisher: Taylor and Francis Release date: 2015-05-20
Points Needed: 11950


Description

The infamous Nanjing Massacre of 1937, in which the Japanese Imperial Army raped and slaughtered countless Chinese citizens on the eve of World War II, has been described in well-publicized books from various Chinese, Japanese and German perspectives. But this collection of first-hand testimony from the archives of the Yale Divinit; School Library may be the most powerful record of all. Here are eyewitness accounts by a remarkable group of nine men and one woman - dedicated, compassionate, well-educated, articulate, and devout missionaries who were ther on the scene, refusing to leave, and doing everything in their power to save the Chinese victims of this appalling atrocity.

Hide/show more

Additional Information

Genre: Asia

Collection: Routledge

Type: Adobe PDF

Pages: 320

ISBN: 9781317470724

Additional Information

Genre: Asia

Collection: Routledge

Type: Adobe PDF

Pages: 320

ISBN: 9781317470724

Other ebooks releases by Zhang Kaiyuan
Loading... Please wait