Rating: ★★★★/5 stars the rape of nanking had been on my ‘wish list’ for a long time i accidentally came across it during a habitual visit to my favorite secondhand book store and decided to read it on that very same night. Directed by anne pick, william spahic with olivia cheng, jillian rees-brown about a young chinese-american author's journey into the darkest reaches of humanity as she researched and wrote her best selling book the rape of nanking. The rape of nanking: the forgotten holocaust of world war ii by iris chang follows the progression of japanese soldiers from shanghai to nanking during world war ii and gives account of the horrible atrocities committed by the japanese military at nanking the book begins with a vast number of.
Iris shun-ru chang (march 28, 1968 – november 9, 2004) was an american author and journalistshe is best known for her best-selling 1997 account of the nanking massacre, the rape of nanking. The rape of nanking: the forgotten holocaust of world war ii is a bestselling 1997 non-fiction book written by iris chang about the 1937–1938 nanking massacre, the massacre and atrocities committed by the imperial japanese army after it captured nanjing, then capital of china, during the second sino-japanese war.
A real to reel production in association with dadi entertainment and toronto alpha starring: olivia cheng as iris chang co-directors: bill spahic, anne pick.
The rape of nanking has 18,973 ratings and 1,455 reviews taka said: gripping--as a japanese, it pisses me off how history turned out for the class a w. I want the rape of nanking to penetrate into public consciousness unless we truly understand how these atrocities can happen, we can't. The rape of nanking: iris chang's research on the nanking holocaust yields a new and expanded telling of this world war ii atrocity and reflects thorough research.
Iris chang, author of book the rape of nanking, commits suicide at age of 36 photo (l. Iris chang's groundbreaking work, the rape of nanking is widely credited with publicizing the world war ii atrocity that many in japan continue to deny o. The paperback of the the rape of nanking: the forgotten holocaust of world war ii by iris chang at barnes & noble free shipping on $25 or more.