Key books on international criminal justice


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Cassese, Antonio Cassese's International Criminal Law 

Kleffner, Jann Complementarity in the Rome Statute and National Criminal Jurisdictions (International Courts and Tribunals Series) 

Schabas, William Unimaginable Atrocities: Justice, Politics, and Rights at the War Crimes Tribunals 

Mariniello, Triestino The International Criminal Court in Search ofits Purpose and Identity (Routledge Research in International Law) 

Cherif Bassiouni, Mahmoud Introduction to International Criminal Law, 2nd Revised Edition  

Cryer, Robert An Introduction to International Criminal Law and Procedure 

Sikkink, Kathryn The Justice Cascade: How Human Rights Prosecutions Are Changing World Politics (The Norton Series in World Politics) 

Broomhall, Bruce Between Sovereignty and the Rule of Law (Oxford Monographs in International Law) 

Bosco, David Rough Justice: The International Criminal Court in a World of Power Politics 

Scheffer, David All the Missing Souls: A Personal History of the War Crimes Tribunals (Human Rights and Crimes against Humanity) 

Triffterer, Otto Commentary on the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court: Observers' Notes, Article by Article