The Rape of Nanking
The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II
A harrowing account of one of the most brutal and forgotten massacres in history - the Rape of Nanking. The Japanese army swept into the ancient Chinese capital and systematically raped, tortured, and murdered more than 300,000 civilians and soldiers. Iris Chang's seminal work tells the history from three perspectives and is based on extensive interviews with survivors and documents brought to light for the first time. This classic book is the definitive history of this horrifying episode.