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20th Century Democide


Nearly 170 million people probably have been murdered by governments in the 20th Century, 1900-1987; over four-times those killed in combat in all international and domestic wars during the same years. What are the statistics of this global bloodbath and what governments have done this? What about the United States?


  • Chapter: democide in totalitarian states: mortacracies and megamurderers--an annotated bibliography

  • Chapter: the Holocaust in comparative perspective

The table in the upper right is from Table 1.2 of Death By Government.
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