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The Pol Pot regime : race, power, and genocide in Cambodia under the Khmer Rouge, 1975-79

Author: Ben Kiernan
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Khmer Rouge revolution turned Cambodia into grisly killing fields, as the Pol Pot regime murdered or starved to death a million and a half of Cambodia's eight million inhabitants. This book - the first comprehensive study of the Pol Pot regime - describes the violent origins, social context, and course of the revolution, providing a new answer to the question of why a group of Cambodian intellectuals imposed  Read more...
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Named Person: Pol Pot; Pol Pot.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Kiernan
ISBN: 0300061137 9780300061130 0300070527 9780300070521
OCLC Number: 32431096
Description: xiii, 477 pages, [20] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The making of the 1975 Khmer Rouge victory --
Cleansing the cities: the quest for total power --
Cleansing the countryside: race, power, and the party, 1973-75 --
Cleansing the frontiers: neighbors, friends, and enemies, 1975-76 --
An indentured agrarian state, 1975-77 --
The base areas --
The southwest and the east --
An indentured agrarian state, 1975-77 --
Peasants and deportees in the northwest --
Ethnic cleansing: The CPK and Cambodia's minorities, 1975-77 --
Power politics, 1976-77 --
Foreign relations, 1977-78: Warfare, weapons, and wildlife --
"Thunder without rain": race and power in Cambodia, 1978 --
The end of the Pol Pot regime.
Responsibility: Ben Kiernan.

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Examining the violent origins, social context and course of Pol Pot's revolution in Cambodia, this work tries to provide an answer to the question of why a group of Cambodian intellectuals imposed  Read more...

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