The Burning Tigris: The Armenian Genocide and America's Response
Product Weight/Dimensions: 5.25 inches by 8 inches, 484 pages, soft cover, copyright 2003
Product Description: by Peter Balakian
In this national bestseller, critically acclaimed author Peter Balakian provides a riveting narrative of the massacres of the Armenians in the 1890s and of the Armenian Genocide in 1915 at the hands of the Ottoman Turks. Using rarely seen archival documents and remarkable first-person accounts, he presents the chilling history of how the Turkish government implemented the first modern genocide behind the cover of World War I.