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The trial of Henry Kissinger

Author: Christopher Hitchens
Publisher: London ; New York : Verso, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on first-hand testimony, previously unpublished documentation and broad sweeps through material released under the Freedom of Information Act, Christopher Hitchens mounts a devastating indictment of a man whose ambition and ruthlessness have directly resulted in both individual murders and widespread, indiscriminate slaughter.--Publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hitchens, Christopher.
Trial of Henry Kissinger.
London ; New York : Verso, 2001
(OCoLC)606514120
Online version:
Hitchens, Christopher.
Trial of Henry Kissinger.
London ; New York : Verso, 2001
(OCoLC)607906947
Named Person: Henry Kissinger; Henry Kissinger; Henry Alfred Kissinger; Henry Alfred Kissinger; Henry Kissinger; Henry Kissinger; Henry Kissinger; Henry Kissinger
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Hitchens
ISBN: 1859846319 9781859846315 1859843980 9781859843987 1877008052 9781877008054
OCLC Number: 46240330
Awards: Short-listed for Firecracker Alternative Book Award (Politics) 2002
Description: xi, 159 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Curtain-raiser: the secret of '68 --
Indochina --
A sample of cases: Kissinger's war crimes in Indochina --
Bangladesh: one genocide, one coup and one assassination --
Chile --
An afterword on Chile --
Cyprus --
East Timor --
A "wet job" in Washington? --
Afterword: the profit margin --
Law and justice.
Responsibility: Christopher Hitchens.
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In this incendiary book, Hitchens takes the floor as prosecuting counsel and mounts a devastating indictment of Henry Kissinger, whose ambitions and ruthlessness have directly resulted in both  Read more...

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"This is a disturbing glimpse into the dark side of American power, whose consequences in remote corners of the globe are all too often ignored. Its countless victims have found an impassioned and Read more...

 
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worst murderer since Hitler

by Tom2718 (WorldCat user published 2015-10-22) Very Good Permalink

Details Kissinger's war crimes:

In 1968, as an adviser to Johnson, went behind Johnson's and his official emissaries' backs: Kissinger sabotaged Johnson's peace talks with Vietnam, by telling the Vietnamese that if they walk away from the talks, a Nixon administration will get them a better...
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