The following is a bibliography of books on the Greek Genocide. Click on the title to read more. You can also visit our Bookstore to purchase some of the books listed below.

 

Louis-Paul Alaux and René Puaux, Le déclin de l'hellénisme. Paris, Payot & Cie, 1916.

American Embassy Constantinople, The Deportation of Ottoman Greeks in 1915. Doc 867.4016/123, August 10, 1915.

Michail Angelou, Asia Minor Tragedy: An Eye-Witness Testimony. Triti Opsi, Athens 2013.

G. Baltazzi, The Turkish Atrocities in Asia Minor and in the Pontus: Speech Given Before the Greek Third National Assembly. Athens 1922.

James Levi Barton, Turkish Atrocities: Statements of American Missionaries on the Destruction of Christian Communities in Ottoman Turkey, 1915-1917. Gomidas, 1998.

James Levi Barton, The Near East Relief, 1915-1930. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1930.

Wilhelm Baum, The Christian Minorities in Turkey. Kitab-Verlag Klagenfurt-Wien, 2006.

Edward Hale Bierstadt, The Great Betrayal: A Survey of the Near East Problem. New York: R. M. McBride & company, 1924.

Carroll N. Brown Ph.D and Theodore P. Ion D.C.L, Persecution of the Greeks in Turkey since the beginning of the European War. Oxford University Press, 1918.

Central Council of Pontus, Black Book: The Tragedy of Pontus 1914-1922. Athens 1922.

Carl C. Compton, The Morning Cometh. New York: Karatzas Publisher, 1986.

Efthimios N. Couzinos, Twenty-three years in Asia Minor. Publishers' graphics, LLC, IL.

The Pontus Delegation, The Pontus Question: memorandum submitted to the Peace Conference on March 10, 1920. The Hesperia Press, London, 1920.

Marjorie Housepian Dobkin, Smyrna 1922: The Destruction of a City. New York, NY: Newmark Press, 1998.

Stratis Doukas,  A Prisoner of War’s Story.  University of Birmingham, Institute of Archaeology & Antiquity Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman & Modern Greek Studies, 1999.

Lewis Einstein, Inside Constantinople: A Diplomatist’s Diary during the Dardanelles Expedition, April – December 1915. Printed by William Clowes and sons, London, 1917.

Eliou et al, Persecution and Extermination of the Communities of Macri and Livissi (1914-1918). Imprimerie Chaix, Rue Bergère, Paris 1919.

Polychronis Enepekides, Oi Diogmoi ton Ellinon tou Pontou (1908-1918). Basei ton anekdoton eggrafon ton kratikon archeion tis Austro-Ouggarias. Syllogos Pontion Argonautai Komninoi, 1962.

Kostas Faltaits. The Genocide of the Greeks in Turkey: Survivor Testimonies from the Nicomedia (Izmit) Massacres of 1920-1921. Cosmos, 2016.

Constantinos Fotiadis (ed.), The Genocide of the Pontus Greeks. 14 vols. Herodotus, 2004.

David Gaunt, Massacres, Resistance, Protectors: Muslim-Christian Relations in Eastern Anatolia during World War I, Gorgias Press, 2006.

Les Persécution Antihelléniques en Turquie Depuis le Début de la Guerre Européenne. D'après les rapports officiels des agents diplomatiques et consulaires. Paris: Librairie Bernard Grasset, 1918.

Thea Halo, Not Even My Name. New York: Picador USA, 2000.

Constantine G. Hatzidimitriou, American Accounts Documenting the Destruction of Smyrna by the Kemalist Turkish Forces, Sep 1922. Aristide d Caratzas, 2005.

Christos Hatzigeorgiou, To Ortakoy Bithynias: Ai Sfages kai i Ksethemeliosis Afton (Ortakoy, Bithynia: The Massacres and Uprooting), Athens 1965.

Alexander Laban Hinton, Thomas La Pointe, and Douglas Irvin-Erickson, Hidden Genocides: Power, Knowledge, Memory. Rutgers University Press, 2013.

Tessa Hofmann, Matthias Bjornlund, Vasileios Meichenetsidis, The Genocide of the Ottoman Greeks. Aristide Caratzas, 2012.

Hofmann, Tessa, ed., Verfolgung, Vertreibung und Vernichtung der Christen im Osmanischen Reich 1912-1922. Münster: LIT, 2004. (pp. 177-221 on Pontian Greeks)

George Horton, The Blight of Asia: An Account of the Systematic Extermination of Christian Populations by Mohammedans and of the Culpability of Certain Great Powers; With a True Story of the Burning of Smyrna. Indianopolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1926.

Stefan Ihrig, Atatürk in the Nazi Imagination. Belknap Press, 2014.

Yianni Kapsi, 1922 Ei Mavri Vivlos (1922 The Black Bible), Livani Publishers, 1992.

Ioannis Karayinnides, The Golgotha of Pontos. Salonica, 1978.

Sofia Kontogeorge-Kostos, Before the Silence: Archival News Reports of the Christian Holocaust the Begs to be Remembered. Gorgias Press, 2010.

N.G. Kyriakides, The Tragedy of the Sea of Marmora. Relief Committee for Greeks of Asia Minor, New York, 1918?

Johannes Lepsius, Archives du genocide des Armeniens. Paris: Fayard, 1986.

Bernard Lewis, The Making of Modern Turkey. London: Oxford University Press, 1961.

Manchester League of Unredeemed Hellenes, Turkey's Crimes: Hellenism in Turkey. Manchester : Norbury, Natzio & Co., 1919.

London Committee of Unredeemed Greeks, The Liberation of the Greek People in Turkey. Norbury, Natzio & Co Ltd, Manchester, London 1919.

Esther Pohl Lovejoy, Certain Samaritans. The Macmillan Company, 1933.

J.A.R. Marriott, The Eastern Question: A Study in European Diplomacy. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1940.

Manus I. Midlarsky, The Killing Trap. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Giles Milton, Paradise Lost: Smyrna 1922. The Destruction of Islam's City of Tolerance. Sceptre, 2009.

Henry Morgenthau, Sr., Ambassador Morgenthau's Story. Garden City, N.Y.: Page & Company, 1918. Also published by the Armenian General Benevolent Union of America, 1974.

Henry Morgenthau, Sr., I Was Sent to Athens. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, Doran & Co, 1929.

Henry Morgenthau, Sr., An International Drama. London: Jarrolds Ltd., 1930.

Jean De Murat. The Great Extirpation of Hellenism and Christianity in Asia Minor: The Historic and Systematic Deception of World Opinion Concerning the Hideous Christianity's Uprooting of 1922. Miami, Fla.: [s.n.], (Athens [Greece]: A. Triantafillis) 1999.

Arthur D. Murray, Black Sea: A Naval Officer's Near East Experience. Edited by Renee Heideman. Kindle Digital, 2014.

Lysimachos Oeconomos, The Martyrdom of Smyrna and Eastern Christendom: A File of Overwhelming Evidence, Denouncing the Misdeeds of the Turks in Asia Minor and Showing Their Responsibility for the Horrors of Smyrna. London: G. Allen & Unwin, 1922.

L'extermination des Chrétiens d'Orient: faits, documents et témoignages anglais et américains. Thévoz Publisher, 1922.

Alexander Papadopoulos, Persecutions of the Greeks in Turkey before the European War: On the Basis of Official Documents. New York: Oxford University Press, 1919.

Ecumenical Patriarchate, The Black Book of the Sufferings of the Greek People in Turkey from the Armistice to the end of 1920. Constantinople Press of the Patriarchate, 1920.

Greek Patriarchate, Persecution of the Greeks in Turkey 1914-1918. Constantinople, 1919. The Hesperia Press.

Ioannis Pavlides, Pages of History of Pontus and Asia Minor. Salonica, Greece, 1980.

Delegation of the Pan-Pontic Congress, The Turkish Atrocities in the Black Sea Territories: Copy of Letter of His Grace Germanos, Lord Archbishop of Amassia and Samsoun. Norbury, Natzio and Co, Manchester 1919.

Rene Puaux, La Mort de Smyrne. Édition de la revue des Balkans.Paris, 1922.

G.W. Rendel, "Memorandum by Mr. Rendel on Turkish Massacres and Persecutions of Minorities since the Armistice." British Foreign Office Report, 1922. FO 371/7876. X/PO9194.

J. Rummel, Death by Government. Transaction Publishers, 1997.

J. Rummel, Statistics of Democide, Chapter 5, "Statistics of Turkey's Democide — Estimates, Calculations and Sources.”

Otto Liman von Sanders, Five Years in Turkey. United States Naval Institute, 1927. 

Félix Sartiaux, Le Sac de Phocée: et l'expulsion des Grecs Ottomans D'Asie-Mineure en Juin 1914. Paris 1914.

Félix Sartiaux, Phocaea 1913-1920. The account of Félix Sartiaux. Rizario Idrima, 2008.

Dominik J. Schaller, Jürgen Zimmerer, Late Ottoman Genocides: The dissolution of the Ottoman Empire and Young Turkish population and extermination policies. Routledge, 2009.

S.J. and E.K. Shaw, History of the Ottoman Empire and Modern Turkey. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1977.

Robert Shenk, America's Black Sea Fleet. Naval Institute Press, 2012.

George N. Shirinian. The Asia Minor Catastrophe and the Ottoman Greek Genocide. Asia Minor and Pontos Hellenic Research Center, 2012.

Michael Llewellyn Smith, Ionian Vision: Greece in Asia Minor, 1919-1922. London: Allen Lane, 1973.

Dido Soteriou, Farewell Anatolia. Translated by Fred A. Reed. Athens: Kedros, 1991.

Dr. Harry. Stuermer, Two War Years in Constantinople: Sketches of German and Young Turkish Ethics and Politics. Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1917.

Ronald Grigor Suny, Fatma Muge Gocek, Norman M. Naimark. A Question of Genocide: Armenians and Turks at the End of the Ottoman Empire. Oxford University Press, USA. 2011.

Hannibal Travis, Genocide in the Middle East: The Ottoman Empire, Iraq and Sudan. Carolina Academic Press, 1st edition, 2010.

Harry Tsirkinidis, At Last We Uprooted Them: The Genocide of Greeks of Pontos, Thrace, and Asia Minor, through the French Archives. Thessaloniki: Kyriakidis Bros, 1999.

Tsoukalas, The Greek Tragedy. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1969.

Michelle Tusan, Smyrna's Ashes: Humanitarianism, Genocide and the Birth of the Middle East. University of California Press, 2012.

Lou Ureneck, The Great Fire: One American's mission to rescue victims of the Twentieth century's first Genocide. Ecco, 2015.

Elias Venezis, To Noumero 31328: Sklavoi sta Ergatika Tagmata tis Anatolis. N. Theofanidis & S. Lampadaridis, Mytilene 1931.  

Mark H. Ward, The Deportations in Asia Minor, 1921-1922. London: Anglo-Hellenic League, 1922.

John Williams, Deutschland über Allah! Germany, Gallipoli and The Great War,  Australian Scholarly Publishing 2016.

Albert Wuarin, The Martyrdom of the Pontus and International Public Opinion, Geneva 1922.

Vartkes Yeghiayan, British reports on Ethnic Cleansing in Anatolia 1919-1922: The Armenian-Greek Section. Center for Armenian Remembrance (CAR), 2007.

 

Winston Churchill (1874-1965) - British Statesman

“... Mustapha Kemal's Army ... celebrated their triumph by the burning of Smyrna to ashes and by a vast massacre of its Christian population...”

Churchill W, The Aftermath, New York, Charles Scribner's and Sons, 1929, p444

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