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AUTHOR. (Photo: More details Crowd gathering in front of the Porte's buildings shortly after hearing about the Raid on the Sublime Porte (also known as the 1913 Ottoman coup d'état) inside. Behaeddin Rahmizadé - Scan of L'Illustration No 3649 1 February 1913 (taken from here). Enver bey, qui a préparé et exécuté le coup d'État, revient en auto du Palais impérial, rapportant le firman qui enregistre la démission de Kiamil pacha et élève Mahmoud Chefket pacha au grand vizirat. Public Domain File:1913 Ottoman coup d'état.png Created: 23 January 1913 ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Burning Tigris: The Armenian Genocide and America's Response by Peter Balakian (Author) A History of International Human Rights and Forgotten Heroes In this national bestseller, the critically acclaimed author Peter Balakian brings us a riveting narrative of the massacres of the Armenians in the 1890s and of the Armenian Genocide in 1915 at the hands of the Ottoman Turks. Using rarely seen archival documents and remarkable first-person accounts, Balakian presents the chilling history of how the Turkish government implemented the first modern genocide behind the cover of World War I. And in the telling, he resurrects an extraordinary lost chapter of American history. Awarded the Raphael Lemkin Prize for the best scholarly book on genocide by the Institute for Genocide Studies at John Jay College of Criminal Justice/CUNY Graduate Center.

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