Eyewitnesses to Massacre
28%
off

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

4.5 (2 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author)  , By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

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.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 152.7 x 227.3 x 30.2mm | 716.61g
  • Taylor & Francis Inc
  • M.E. Sharpe
  • Armonk, United States
  • English
  • New
  • photographs, maps, tables, index
  • 0765606852
  • 9780765606853
  • 1,553,520

Table of contents

Preface by Donald I. MacInnis Introduction: Historical Background Documentation of American Missionaries: M. S. Bates G. A. Fitch Ernest H. Forster John Magee James H. McCallum W. Plumer Mills Lewis S. C. Smythe Albert N. Steward Minnie Vautrin Robert O. Wilson Appendix: Chronology Appendix: Report of the Nanking International Relief Committeeshow more

Rating details

2 ratings
4.5 out of 5 stars
5 50% (1)
4 50% (1)
3 0% (0)
2 0% (0)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X