This encyclopedia spans the globe to explain the issues behind crimes against humanity and human rights issues as they relate to individual countries and the world at large. It traces the history of events that qualify as genocide and crimes against humanity, profiles perpetrators and heroes, and explains international laws and law proceedings aimed at ending genocide and crimes against humanity.
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Searches across a variety of U.S. and British newspapers and periodicals, such as the Daily Mail Historical Archive and the Punch Historical Archive, 1841-1992. You can limit your search to a single or multiple publications.
Offers fully text-searchable images of the British Foreign Office information files gathered from across German-occupied territories as well as neutral states. Includes first-hand reports (letters from diplomats, telegrams, news clippings and more) and the official discussions surrounding them.
Full text searching and PDFs of U.S. official documents, including the Pentagon Papers, U.S. Statutes at Large, Presidential Library, Foreign Relations of the United States (FRUS), as well as a Supreme Court Library, Treaties and Agreements Library, Women and the Law, Legal Classics and World Constitutions Illustrated, among others.