A Secret History of Torture

  • Share this:
Share with a friend
Sign into your email account to send this page to a friend:
Outlook or Apple Mail
or other default program
Walmart Gift Card
Put the fun of shopping in their hands with Walmart Gift Cards! Ship to Home or Send via email.

A Secret History of Torture

Format:  Hardcover,

348 pages

Publisher: Pgw

Publish Date: Dec 2012

ISBN-13: 9781619021099

ISBN-10: 1619021099

Buy from Walmart

Shipping & Pickup

In stock for:

  • Store information not available.

 Buy from Marketplace

Shipping & Additional Information

Book Information

The following content was provided by the publisher.


Publisher: Pgw
Publish Date: Dec 2012
ISBN-13: 9781619021099
ISBN-10: 1619021099
Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 348
Shipping Weight (in pounds): 1.35
Product in Inches (L x W x H): 6.25 x 9.5 x 1.25

Chapter outline

Introductionp. ix
Acronymsp. xv
The Secrets of My Prison House: The Second World War and Its Aftermathp. 1
For Purposes of Revenge: The Cold Warp. 38
Soiling the Honour of the Country: Colonial Conflict, 1945-67p. 76
A Barbaric Assault on the Mind: Scientific Advances, 1950-70p. 110
The Five Techniques: Northern Ireland, 1971-2p. 135
Plenty of Slap and Tickle: Northern Ireland, 1972-91p. 166
Standing Shoulder to Shoulder on the Dark Side: Britain and the Rendition Programme after 9/11p. 204
The Fruits of the Poisoned Tree: Outsourcing Torture, 2002-11p. 235
The Final Sifting: The British Military in Iraq, 2003-8p. 278
Conclusionp. 306
Notesp. 311
Bibliographyp. 325
Acknowledgementsp. 333
Indexp. 337

Customer Product Reviews


Gifting Plans

Financing Offers

Enjoy Great Financing!

Make the most of your shopping experience with the Walmart Discover® or Walmart Credit Card.

Save $25 when you open a Walmart® Credit Card and spend $75 today.*

*Offer subject to credit approval

Learn More or Apply Now

No Payments + No Interest if Paid in Full in 6 Months!
Enjoy no payments for 6 months. You'll have 6 months with no payments, and no interest if paid in full within 6 months on orders over $250. Otherwise, interest will be charged from the original date of purchase. Bill Me Later is the quick, easy, secure way to buy online without using your credit card. Simply select Bill Me Later at checkout. Subject to credit approval.

See Terms