A Plague Upon Humanity

A Plague Upon Humanity : The Secret Genocide of Axis Japan's Warfare Operation

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Daniel Barenblatt reveals the true story of work carried out in China between 1935 & 1945 by unit 731 of the Japanese army, which was tasked to develop a germ warfare capability. Led by Dr Shiro Ishii, the unit experimented on half a million human subjects. The doctors involved were never prosecuted.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 232 pages
  • 150 x 230 x 20mm | 445g
  • Souvenir Press Ltd
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • Main
  • 0285637649
  • 9780285637641
  • 546,945

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"Delivers gripping testimony and long-needed justice to one of the great untold evils of World War II."--Craig Nelson, author of The First Heroes
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About Daniel Barenblatt

Daniel Barenblatt holds degrees from Harvard University and the University of California. He has written about Japanese germ warfare for 'The Washington Post'.
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