Kavieng Massacre, The: A War Crime Revealed

by Dunbar, Raden

Kavieng Massacre, The: A War Crime Revealed

Price:  US$22.32   (SGD31.00*)
Format:  Paper Back,  pages
Published:  2007, Australia, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9781863513685
SB#:  049964 (101)

About This Book

This is a detailed account of the massacre of some 160 civilian prisoners by their Japanese captors in Kavieng, New Guinea in April 1945 and of the subsequent cover-up attempts and final revelation of the truth. Details of the crime and its background are given in Part 1. The concealment is the subject of Part 2; the subsequent searches for the truth and the final proceedings at the War Crimes trial are described in Part 3. With maps, archival photographs, official lists and documents and index.

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