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Victims of war

by Robin Cross

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Published by Thomson Learning in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 Juvenile literature.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Suffering -- Juvenile literature.,
  • World War, 1939-1945.

  • About the Edition

    Describes some of the devastating results of World War II, including refugees, battle fatigue, internment, and destruction of cities.

    Edition Notes

    StatementRobin Cross.
    SeriesWorld War II, World War II (New York, N.Y.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD743.7 .C76 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1394961M
    ISBN 101568470819
    LC Control Number93002252
    OCLC/WorldCa28335994

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    The majority of victims are children. According to one estimate, more t perso ns have been killed or injured by these bombs since the end of the Vietnam War. They have made half of the land in Laos unusable – one of the major sources for acute Laotian poverty. The best books on The Aftermath of World War II recommended by Keith Lowe. came out and said this was a dangerous development and that once Germans started to think of themselves as being victims of the war they might lose sight of the fact that they were also the perpetrators of it. There is a sense of it being unspoken because of that.

      Hillary Clinton once said that "women have always been the primary victims of war." In December , an image of Hillary Clinton was circulated . Civil War History “ the definitive history of the Shelton Laurel Massacre, but more important it is a pathbreaking study of a principal theater of the guerrilla aspect of the Civil War. Paludan has succeeded admirably in rooting a historically neglected topic in the lives of ordinary people.”–?Frank L. Byrne, American Historical Review.


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