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Facing the Torturer - a book by Bizot, François

Facing the Torturer

Facing the Torturer( )
Translator: Mandell, Charlotte
Andouard, Antoine
Author: Bizot, François
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.95
Book Description:

In 1999, the media reported the arrest of Duch, aka the Butcher of Tuol Sleng--the most notorious torturer and executioner of the Cambodian genocide. Duch's unexpected arrest after years in hiding presented François Bizot with his first opportunity to confront the man who'd held him captive for three months in 1973, and whose strange sense of justice had resulted in Bizot's being the only Westerner to survive imprisonment by the Khmer Rouge. Only after his release had Bizot learned...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Asia / Southeast Asia
History / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.2 x 8 x 0.59 Inches
Book Weight:0.54 Pounds

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