Factories of death : Japanese biological warfare, 1932-1945, and the American cover-up / Sheldon H. Harris.

  • Revised edition.
  • New York, London : Routledge 2002
Physical description
xxx, 385 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
  • 0415932149
  • Previous ed.: 1994.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Japanese Factories of Death -- Manchuria -- Ishii Shiro -- The Beiyinhe Bacteria Factory -- Phase 1: Building Ping Fan -- Phase 2: Hell in Ping Fan -- The Secret of Secrets: Human Experiments -- The Death Factory in Changchun -- The Death Factory in Nanking -- Experiments on Prisoners of War -- Who Knew? -- American Cover-ups -- The American Biological Warfare Program -- Discovery of the Secret of Secrets -- Investigations -- Scientists and the Cover-up -- The Military and the Cover-up.
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  • This book is a controversial investigation into the activities of the Japanese scientists, who conducted biological warfare experiments during World War 2, and the subsequent US cover-up.

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