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  • Sveti Pavao Shipwreckby Carlo Beltrame; Sauro Gelichi; Igor Miholjek

    Oxbow Books 2014; US$ 35.00

    Between 2007 and 2012 the Department for Underwater Archaeology of the Croatian Conservation Institute from Zagreb and the Department of Humanistic Studies of the Ca' Foscari University of Venice collaborated in the recording, underwater excavation and analysis of the unusually well-preserved wreck of a 16th century Venetian merchantman in the... more...

  • Missions and Mediaby Felicity Jensz; Hanna Acke

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2013; US$ 43.29

    <P>This edited collection provides one of the most broadly reaching studies of nineteenth-century missionary periodicals through case studies of the ways in which this medium was used by various missionary societies to influence their readership, to conjure support for their missions, to construct images of the foreign 'other', and to help legitimise... more...

  • 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...

  • Between Nation and Stateby Nicholas J. Miller

    University of Pittsburgh Press 1998; US$ 27.95

    Miller chronicles the politics in Croatia prior to the first World War. The failures of the Croat-Serbian Coalition led to their inability to create a cohesive civic/democratic union during the war years, and prevail to this day. 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...

  • Britain, NATO and the Lessons of the Balkan Conflicts, 1991 -1999by Stephen Badsey; Paul Latawski

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 59.95

    This publication considers the lessons to be gained for Britain, the British armed forces, and for NATO as a whole, from the Yugoslav wars of dissolution (1991-1999), with particular emphasis on the Kosovo crisis. The papers come from a diverse and high quality mixture of analysts, practitioners and policy-makers. The issues developed here represent... more...

  • Bosnia-Herzegovinaby Dr Neven Andjelic; Neven Andjelic

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 57.95

    When the war in Bosnia-Herzegovina broke out a baffled world sought explanations from a range of experts who offered a variety of reasons for the conflict. The author of this study takes Bosnian affairs seriously and in so doing makes it much easier to grasp why the war occurred. more...

  • Disjointed Warby Bruce R. Nardulli; Walter L. Perry; Bruce Pirnie

    RAND Corporation 2002; US$ 9.95

    The 1999 military operation in Kosovo had several deficiences in joint military operations. This study examines all aspects of the conflict, including its political and historical underpinnings, in an attempt to understand these deficiences and to recommend improvements. more...

  • State Building and International Intervention in Bosniaby Roberto Belloni

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 160.00

    The presence of international missions in weak and failing states across the globe confirms that multi-lateral involvement has become a strategic imperative to secure international peace and security. With demands for democratic governance and peaceful coexistence in countries such as Afghanistan and Iraq, the questions and issues addressed in Bosnia... 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...