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- Andrews UK 2015; US$ 2.99
How is it possible that despite the destruction of its infrastructure during the Siege of Sarajevo in the 1990s, Bosnian cinema rapidly rose to claim many of the most prestigious awards in world cinema during the 2000s? Were Bosnian films simply better than those from neighbouring post-Yugoslav countries? Perhaps not. This work proposes... more...
- Potomac Books 2015; US$ 27.50
While the specifics of individual wars vary, they share a common epilogue: the task of finding and identifying the ?disappeared.? The Bosnian war of the early 1990s, which destroyed the sovereign state of Yugoslavia, is no exception. In Working in the Killing Fields , Howard Ball focuses on recent developments in the technology of forensic science... more...
- The History Press 2012; US$ 14.57
In May 1993, Sally Becker went to Bosnia to help victims of war, delivering medical aid and evacuating wounded children from the beseiged city of Mostar. She was dubbed the 'Angel of Mostar', and was hailed for her efforts to treat the casualties on both sides. When Milosevic ordered his troops into Kosovo her missions continued, this time on foot... more...
- 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...
- Palgrave Macmillan 1997; US$ 125.00
This book examines the nature of the war in the former Yugoslavia, US interests there and US perceptions of the conflict. The policies of the Bush and Clinton administrations toward the war and the factors discouraging US intervention are examined and evaluated in the context of a post-Cold War international system. Finally, the lessons for future... more...
- 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...
- C.H. Beck 2014; US$ 20.36
Um 1900 war ?Jugoslawien? nur der Traum einiger südslawischer Intellektueller. Hundert Jahre später ist es zu einem Trauma geworden. Dazwischen liegen zwei Weltkriege, zwei ganz unterschiedliche jugoslawische Staaten sowie eine Geschichte von Fortschritt und Verfall, von Extremen und Exzessen, von Utopie und Untergang. Marie-Janine Calic schlägt in... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 48.00
This book provides a detailed study of the European recognition of new states in Yugoslavia and examines the wider implications. more...