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The Definitive Chronicle of History's 100 Worst Atrocities

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1Urquhart
Nov 30, 2011, 5:04pm Top

I am starting to read The Great Big Book of Horrible Things and am finding it interesting.

If the topic is of interest, you may wish to see this:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_wars_and_anthropogenic_disasters_by_death_t...

Yes, I don't normally set up a thread for a book but this did seem to be a special case.

Anyone see any trends there?

2BruceCoulson
Nov 30, 2011, 7:14pm Top

We're getting better at killing each other; but we're still trying to catch up with diseases (communicable and otherwise). But we'll get there...

3Urquhart
Dec 1, 2011, 9:31am Top

This is one very interesting book.........

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