East West Street: On the Origins of

East West Street: On the Origins of "Genocide" and "Crimes Against Humanity"

by Philippe Sands

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ISBN-13: 9780385350716
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 05/24/2016
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 448
Sales rank: 509,406
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.70(d)

About the Author

PHILIPPE SANDS is an international lawyer and a professor of law at University College London. He is the author of Lawless World and Torture Team and is a frequent commentator on CNN and the BBC World Service. Sands lectures around the world and has taught at New York University and been a visiting professor at the University of Toronto, the University of Melbourne, and the Université de Paris I (Sorbonne). In 2003 he was appointed a Queen’s Counsel. He lives in London, England.

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Table of Contents

Note to the Reader xix

Principal Characters xxi

Maps xxii

Prologue: An Invitation 3

Part I Leon 13

Part II Lauterpacht 63

Part III Miss Tilney of Norwich 119

Part IV Lemkin 141

Part V The Man in a Bow Tie 191

Part VI Frank 205

Part VII The Child Who Stands Alone 257

Part VIII Nuremberg 267

Part IX The Girl Who Chose Not to Remember 303

Part X Judgment 315

Epilogue: To the Woods 361

Acknowledgments 375

Sources 381

Notes 385

Index 411

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