Survivors of the 1937 Nanjing massacre pose for a photo during a ceremony in Nanjing on July 6, 2013.
This resource details the events that unfolded in China and Japan in the years leading up to World War II and the war crimes known today as the Nanjing Atrocities.
As the companion site to our resource book, this collection includes maps, images, timelines, and text that draw students into a deeper study of East Asia during World War II.
Students confront the enormity of the crimes committed during the Nanjing atrocities by listening to survivor testimony.
Students analyze the spectrum of choices available to individuals, groups, and nations during the Nanjing atrocities.