The Kurds
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Detroit : Greenhaven Press, c2013.
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204 pages : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 24 cm.
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10-12.
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This collection of essays explores genocide and persecution of the Kurds, including the historical and cultural background of Kurdish persecution in Turkey and Iraq events from the rise of the communist People's Republic of China in 1949 to the present. Readers are presented with issues surrounding events such as Saddam Hussein's persecution of the Kurds in Iraq, Turkey's treatment of the Kurdish people, and the pros and cons of establishing an independent state for the Kurds. Personal narratives are included from people touched by the events including Kurdish survivors of Saddam Hussein's poison gas attacks and a Turkish Kurd who laments the denial of his cultural identity.
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English
ISBN:
9780737762570 (lib. bdg.), 0737762578 (lib. bdg.)

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
Explores the history of the Kurdish ethnic group and outlines the genocidal acts that have been carried out against this people. Examines how the Kurds have been impacted by these events and outlines various controversies concerning how these people are treated and who has mistreated them.
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10-12.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Berlatsky, N. (2013). The Kurds. Detroit: Greenhaven Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Berlatsky, Noah. 2013. The Kurds. Detroit: Greenhaven Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Berlatsky, Noah, The Kurds. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Berlatsky, Noah. The Kurds. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2013. Print.

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