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Freedom's Battle free pdf This gripping and important book brings alive over two hundred years of humanitarian interventions. "Freedom's Battle "illuminates the passionate debates between conscience and imperialism ignited by the first human rights activists in the 19th century, and shows how a newly emergent free press galvanized British, American, and French citizens to action by exposing them to distant atrocities. Wildly romantic and full of bizarre enthusiasms, these activists were pioneers of a new political consciousness. And their legacy has much to teach us about today's human rights crises.

About Gary J. Bass

Gary J. Bass is a professor of politics and international affairs at Princeton University. He is the author of "Stay the Hand of Vengeance: The Politics of War Crimes Tribunals." A former reporter for "The Economist, " he has written often for the" New York Times, " and has also written for "The New Yorker, ""The Washington Post, " the "Los Angeles Times, ""The New Republic, " and "Foreign Affairs."

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Author : Gary J. Bass
Publisher : Vintage Books USA
Data Published : 01 October 2009
ISBN : 0307279871
EAN : 9780307279873
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 509 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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