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The torture papers : the road to Abu Ghraib

Author: Karen J Greenberg; Joshua L Dratel
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Torture Papers document the so-called 'torture memos' and reports which US government officials wrote to prepare the way for, and to document, coercive interrogation and torture in Afghanistan, Guantanamo, and Abu Ghraib. The Papers document materials that prior to publication have existed only piecemeal in the public domain.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Torture papers.
New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005
(DLC) 2005000121
(OCoLC)57393682
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Karen J Greenberg; Joshua L Dratel
ISBN: 0511109954 9780511109959 0511109644 9780511109645 0521853249 9780521853248 9780511511127 0511511124 6610416389 9786610416387
OCLC Number: 59717075
Description: 1 online resource (xxxiv, 1249 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; From Fear to Torture; The Legal Narrative; Timeline; Missing Documents; Biographical Sketches; Memoranda; Reports; Sworn Statements; Statements on 16 Jan 2004; The Mikolashek Report; The Schlesinger Report; The Fay-Jones Report; American Bar Association Report to the House of Delegates; Afterword; Appendix A; Appendix B; Appendix C; Appendix D; Index.
Responsibility: edited by Karen J. Greenberg, Joshua L. Dratel ; introduction by Anthony Lewis.
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