The Nuremberg Legacy: How the Nazi War Crimes Trials Changed the Course of History

Kobo ebook | October 2, 2007

byNorbert Ehrenfreund

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Sixty years have passed since the Nuremberg trials of the major Nazi war criminals, but that event still stands as the foundation of international justice. Nuremberg not only ignited a revolution in international law but affected domestic law as well with its simple but profound priniciple that every individual accused of crime is entitled to a full and fair hearing.This book reveals how the precedents set at Nuremberg have affected human rights, race relations, medical practice, big business and even Germany's post-war development. It also examines the Nuremberg trials' influence on the modern war crimes trials of tyrants like Slobodan Milosevic and Saddam Hussein.

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Sixty years have passed since the Nuremberg trials of the major Nazi war criminals, but that event still stands as the foundation of international justice. Nuremberg not only ignited a revolution in international law but affected domestic law as well with its simple but profound priniciple that every individual accused of crime is enti...

Format:Kobo ebookPublished:October 2, 2007Publisher:St. Martin's PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230610781

ISBN - 13:9780230610781

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