Violence in the Twentieth Century: A Closer Look
By James L. Payne
This article appeared in the Winter 2002 issue of The Independent Review


Did the world become more violent in the twentieth century, or did greater media coverage of war, genocide and civil unrest promote a false inference? Despite what many people think, historians have not proven that the last century was history’s bloodiest.

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