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Harvard East Asian Monographs 299

The Tokyo War Crimes Trial

The Pursuit of Justice in the Wake of World War II

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$39.95 • £31.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674028708

Publication Date: 04/30/2008


350 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

27 halftones

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  • List of Figures
  • Note to the Reader
  • Introduction: Why the Tokyo Trial Now?
  • 1. Lessons from Nuremberg
  • 2. The Trial of Emperor Hirohito?
  • 3. Tojo and Other Suspects
  • 4. Narrative of the War
  • 5. Leadership Responsibility for War Crimes
  • 6. Nanking and the Death Railway
  • 7. Documenting Japanese Atrocities
  • 8. The First Trial Analysts
  • 9. Pal’s Dissent and its Repercussions
  • Conclusion: Beyond Victor’s Justice

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