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  • Visions of Annihilationby Rory Yeomans

    University of Pittsburgh Press 2013; US$ 35.00

    The fascist Ustasha regime and its militias carried out a ruthless campaign of ethnic cleansing that killed an estimated half million Serbs, Jews, and Gypsies, and ended only with the defeat of the Axis powers in World War II. In Visions of Annihilation, Rory Yeomans analyzes the Ustasha movement?s use of culture to appeal to radical nationalist... more...

  • Harvest in the Snowby Ellen Blackman

    Potomac Books 2011; US$ 14.95

    At the height of the Serbian siege of Sarajevo, Ellen Blackman could no longer bear the televised images of wounded children desperate for medical care. So she set off for Bosnia. There she shared the tragedies and occasional triumphs of a brave people whose world was crumbling around them while a seemingly indifferent world stood by. And despite... more...

  • Sloveniaby John K. Cox

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95

    A clear and concise introduction to contemporary Slovenia. It examines the country's rapid transition from a collection of provinces in the southern part of the Habsburg Empire, to a republic within Yugoslavia, to an independent state and analyzes the major political and economic developments since 1991. The perfect introduction to one of Europe's... more...

  • Yugoslaviaby Dr Leslie Benson

    Palgrave Macmillan 2001; US$ 135.00

    Yugoslavia: A Concise History surveys the whole turbulent course of the country's history, in the context of the struggles between great powers for control of the Balkans. Torn apart by nationalist rivalries, the first Yugoslavia lapsed into paralysis and dictatorship. Axis occupation in 1941 unleashed a murderous civil war, in which the Communist... more...

  • Britain and the Balkansby Carole Hodge

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 54.95

    An incisive analysis of Britain's decision-making role in the Yugoslavian conflict of the 1990s and in the formation of its successor states. Tracing the evolution of British policy from the onset of war in Croatia and Bosnia to the NATO action in Kosovo, and beyond, this major work examines the underlying factors governing that policy, and its... more...

  • The Serbsby Sima M. Cirkovic

    Wiley 2008; US$ 47.95 US$ 41.56

    This sweeping history of the Serbian people starts with the settlement of the Slavs on the Balkan Peninsula in the seventh century and ends with the dissolution of Yugoslavia at the end of the twentieth century. A comprehensive survey of the development of the Serbian nation. Provides the background history of the Serbs, essential to... more...

  • Thinking about Yugoslaviaby Sabrina P. Ramet

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 36.00 US$ 29.52

    A unique survey of the evidence and academic debates surrounding the break-up of Yugoslavia. more...

  • Croatiaby Zoran Pavlovic

    Infobase Publishing 2002; US$ 30.00

    These information-packed volumes provide comprehensive overviews of each nation's people, geography, history, government, economy, and culture more...

  • Historical Dictionary of Croatiaby Robert Stallaerts

    Scarecrow Press 2009; US$ 154.99

    The third edition of the Historical Dictionary of Croatia relates the history of this country through a detailed chronology, an introduction, a bibliography, and cross-referenced dictionary entries on significant persons, places, and events; institutions and organizations; and political, economic, social, cultural, and religious facets. more...

  • Contested Nationalismby Nina Caspersen

    Berghahn Books 2010; US$ 120.00

    "Only unity saves the Serbs" is the famous call for unity in the Serb nationalist doctrine. But even though this doctrine was ideologically adhered to by most of the Serb leaders in Croatia and Bosnia, disunity characterized Serb politics during the Yugoslav disintegration and war. Nationalism was contested and nationalist claims to homogeneity did... more...