The Leading eBooks Store Online
for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...
New to eBooks.com?Learn more
- Bestsellers - This Week
- Foreign Language Study
- Bestsellers - Last 6 months
- Graphic Books
- Health & Fitness
- Political Science
- Biography & Autobiography
- Psychology & Psychiatry
- Body Mind & Spirit
- House & Home
- Business & Economics
- Children's & Young Adult Fiction
- Juvenile Nonfiction
- Language Arts & Disciplines
- Crafts & Hobbies
- Science Fiction
- Current Events
- Literary Collections
- Literary Criticism
- Literary Fiction
- Social Science
- The Environment
- Sports & Recreation
- Family & Relationships
- Study Aids
- Folklore & Mythology
- Food and Wine
- Performing Arts
- True Crime
- Foreign Language Books
- 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...
- C.H. Beck 2014; US$ 20.81
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
Provides a detailed study of the European recognition of new states in Yugoslavia and examines the wider implications. more...
- PublicAffairs 2011; US$ 16.99
Richard Holbrooke, who died in December 2010, was a pivotal player in U.S. diplomacy for more than forty years. Most recently special envoy for Iraq and Afghanistan under President Obama, Holbrooke also served as assistant secretary of state for both Asia and Europe, and as ambassador to both Germany and the United Nations. He had a key role in brokering... more...
- NYU Press 1996; US$ 127.50
We didn't know. For half a century, Western politicians and intellectuals have so explained away their inaction in the face of genocide in World War II. In stark contrast, Western observers today face a daily barrage of information and images, from CNN, the Internet, and newspapers about the parties and individuals responsible for the current Balkan... more...