b'History PRIMARY SOURCE DOCUMENTS: WORLD HISTORY 73NEW! Fall 2021Defining Documents in World History:Genocide &the HolocaustGenocide is the deliberate destruction of a national, ethnic, or religious group. While this has occurred throughout history, one of the most well-known genocides is the holocaust of World War IINazi efforts to eliminate millions of Jews, while also persecuting Poles, Rom (Gypsies), and other groups. The Armenians suffered a similar fate under Turkey in 1915 and 1916. More recent examples of genocidal action are the ethnic cleansing that took place under the Serbs in Bosnia and Kosovo; the Hutu slaughter of the Tutsi minority in Rwanda in 1994; the attempt by the Islamic State in Iraq to eliminate the Yazidis; and the mass killing and expulsion of the Rohingya in Myanmar.Chinas attempt to erase the culture of the Uighurs is a case of ethnocidea kind of genocide that exterminates national cultures.HISTORYIn the Americas, too, genocidal campaigns were waged against Native American peoples. Ancient and modern documents are examined in-depth throughout these two volumes, including:Holocaust testimonies The Evian ConferenceFREEWorld Jewish Conference NEW!Online Access PRIMARY SOURCE DOCUMENTS: WORLD HISTORYFREE Bosnian War CablesConvention on the Prevention and Punishment of theCrime of Genocide Excerpts from the Genocide Archive of Rwanda Collection Trial Transcripts Political SpeechesIn-depth chapters provide a thorough commentary and analysis of each primary source document, often reprinted in its entirety. Commentary includes a Summary, Overview, Defining Moment, Author Biography, detailed Document Analysis, and discussion of Essential Themes. Designed for high school and college students, the goal of thesevolumes is the thoughtful study of genocide throughout world history, to give students a frame of reference on how to understand andcomprehend what has happened in our past, and what to be awareof in the future.September 2021 | Two Volumes; 400 Pages | Print ISBN 978-1-63700-013-7 | Library Price: $295NEW!See Also: Holocaust Literature, pg. 47 | The Diary of a Young Girl, pg. 35Defining Documents: World War II, pg. 68GET ONLINE ACCESS(800) 221-1592 WITH YOUR PRINT BUY! www.salempress.com'