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The Pol Pot Regime: Race, Power, and Genocide in Cambodia Under the Khmer Rouge, 1975-79 [Paperback]

Ben Kiernan
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'In this authoritative work, Ben Kiernan ... explores the reasons why Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge revolution became a Cambodian nightmare.' --Richard Gough, Times Higher Education Supplement

'Perhaps the most complete account of Pol Pot's terror and the closest to Cambodian sources.' --Economist

'Kiernan, the leading authority on modern Cambodia, meticulously examines Pol Pot's killing machine and clears up many misconceptions found in earlier studies ... An important book for students of genocide as well as scholars of Southeast Asia.' --Library Journal

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'The most comprehensive analysis of Khmer Rouge war crimes yet.'

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'... an invaluable record of the workings of a political phenomenon of our century.'

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'In this authoritative work, Ben Kiernan... explores the reasons why Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge revolution became a Cambodian nightmare.'

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'... not the first account of Pol Pot's terror... But Mr Kiernan's is perhaps the most complete and closest to Cambodian sources.'

About the Author

Ben Kiernan is the A. Whitney Griswold Professor of History, professor of international and area studies, and the founding director of the Genocide Studies Program at Yale University (www.yale.edu/gsp). His other books include Blood and Soil: A World History of Genocide and Extermination from Sparta to Darfur and How Pol Pot Came to Power: Colonialism, Nationalism, and Communism in Cambodia, 1930 1975, published by Yale University Press.
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