Torture Team

Rumsfeld's Memo and the Betrayal of American Values

by Philippe Sands

Hardcover, 254 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $26.95 | purchase

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Title
Torture Team
Subtitle
Rumsfeld's Memo and the Betrayal of American Values
Author
Philippe Sands

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Offers a study of a document, signed by Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld in December 2002, that authorized the use of eighteen controversial interrogation techniques that were used at Guantanamo and Abu Ghraib and set the stage for a betrayal of the Geneva Convention.