Graduating Seniors! Keep your Public Library account past July 2018 and get a new Library Card delivered to your home. Go to My Account > Account Settings and update your contact information and holds pickup branch.

Genocide: the systematic killing of a people

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Enslow Publishers,
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
Genocide can be defined as acts committed with intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnic, racial, or religious group. Author Linda Jacobs Altman examines genocide throughout the ages, focusing especially on the Holocaust, forced famine in the Ukraine under Stalin, war against the American Indians, Cambodia's killing fields, and such recent examples as conflicts in Bosnia and Darfur. She looks at what causes this horrific practice and what might be done to avert it in the future.
Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780766033580
089490664
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 849613aa-1119-3fc5-4c29-6bd207bb5244
Full title genocide the systematic killing of a people
Author altman linda jacobs
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2017-12-19 00:08:29AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-27 01:20:43AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Altman, Linda Jacobs.
author_display Altman, Linda Jacobs
available_at_school Goodlettsville Middle, Hunter's Lane High, Meigs Magnet Middle
collection_school Non-Fiction
detailed_location_school Goodlettsville Middle - Teen Non-Fiction, Hunter's Lane High - Teen Non-Fiction, Meigs Middle Magnet - Teen Non-Fiction
display_description "Examines the history of genocide throughout the world, including the Holocaust, and explores the definition of the term, the importance of bearing witness, and the necessary steps to prevent genocide in the future"--Provided by publisher.
format_category_school Books
format_school Book
id 849613aa-1119-3fc5-4c29-6bd207bb5244
isbn 089490664, 9780766033580
item_details ils:CARL0000525417|A01180863|Hunter's Lane High - Teen Non-Fiction|364.151 ALT|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6A452||, ils:CARL0000525417|A01490515|Hunter's Lane High - Teen Non-Fiction|364.151 ALT|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6A452||, ils:CARL0000525417|P00071438|Goodlettsville Middle - Teen Non-Fiction|364.151 ALT|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4B355||, ils:CARL0000584254|X00001059|Meigs Middle Magnet - Teen Non-Fiction|364.15 ALT|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4N555||
itype_school Book
last_indexed 2018-05-27T06:20:43.194Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_school 364.15 ALT, 364.151 ALT
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Goodlettsville Middle, Hunter's Lane High, Meigs Magnet Middle
primary_isbn 9780766033580
publishDate 1995, 2009
record_details ils:CARL0000525417|Book|Books||English|Enslow Publishers,|c1995.|112 p. : ill. ; 24 cm., ils:CARL0000584254|Book|Books|Rev. and expanded.|English|Enslow Publishers,|2009.|128 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 24 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school ils:CARL0000525417|A01180863|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000525417|A01490515|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000525417|P00071438|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000584254|X00001059|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||
series Issues in focus today
series_with_volume Issues in focus today|
subject_facet Genocide -- History
title_display Genocide : the systematic killing of a people
title_full Genocide : the systematic killing of a people / Linda Jacobs Altman
title_short Genocide :
title_sub the systematic killing of a people
topic_facet Genocide, History