The Torture Papers

The Road To Abu Ghraib

by Karen J. Greenberg, Joshua L. Dratel and Anthony Lewis

The Torture Papers

Hardcover, 1249 pages, Cambridge Univ Pr, List Price: $26.99 | purchase

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The torture memos and reports which U.S. government officials wrote to prepare for and legitimize coercive interrogation, including techniques many would label as torture, are brought together in this collection of documents. 25,000 first printing.

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