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Yugoslavia

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Yugoslavia: Death of a Nation draws on hundreds of interviews with politicians, soldiers, and citizens to bring readers behind the scenes of Europe's bloodiest conflict since World War II. Published as the companion to the critically acclaimed BBC documentary broadcast on the Discovery Channel.of photos.

Synopsis:

"The most authoritative account in English or any other language about how the war began."—The Washington Post Book World. "An essential resource for anyone of the conflict."—The New York Times Book Review.

Table of Contents

Maps

Cast of Characters

Abbreviations

Note on Pronunciation

Introduction

Part One: Laying the Charge Chapter 1: "This is Our Land"

The Stirring of Serb Nationalism

Chapter 2: "No One Should Dare to Beat You"

The Rise of Slobodan Milosevic

April 1987-December 1987

Chapter 3: "No Way Back"

The Slovene Spring, 1988

Chapter 4: "Comrade Slobodan, Think Hard"

Milosevic's Anti-Bureaucratic Revolution

July 1988-March 1989

Chapter 5: Tsar Lazar's Choice

March 1989-January 1990

Chapter 6: "A Croatian Rifle on a Croatian Shoulder"

The Awakening of Croatia

1989-1990

Part Two: Lighting the Fuse Chapter 7: "The Remnants of a Slaughtered People"

The Knin Rebellion

January-August 1990

Chapter 8: "You've Chosen War"

The Arming of Slovenia and Croatia

April 1990-January 1991

Chapter 9: "If We Don't Know How to Work, At Least We Know How to Fight"

The Decisive Month

March 1991

Chapter 10: The Descent into War

Croatia and the Serbs

February-June 1991

Chapter 11: Conversations of the Deaf

The Last Chance Squandered

May-June 1991

Part Three: The Explosion of War Chapter 12: "The Hour of Europe Has Dawned"

Slovenia's Phoney War

June-July 1991

Chapter 13: "An Undeclared and Dirty War"

The JNA in Croatia

July-December 1991

Chapter 14: Yugoslavia à la Carte

Lord Carrington's Plan

September 1991-January 1992

Part Four: Bosnia Chapter 15: Before the Deluge

July 1990-March 1992

Chapter 16: The Gates of Hell

The Outbreak of War in Bosnia

April 1-10, 1992

Chapter 17: The President is Kidnapped

May 2-3, 1992

Chapter 18: The Cleansing

The Summer of 1992

Chapter 19: "We Are the Winners"

The London Conference

May-December 1992

Chapter 20: The Hottest Corner

The Fall of Srebrenica and UN Safe Areas

April 1993

Chapter 21: Last-chance Café

The Rise and Fall of the Vance-Owen Plan

January-May 1993

Chapter 22: Beware Your Friend a Hundred-fold

The Muslim-Croat Conflict

1992-1994

Chapter 23: The HMS Invisible

Talks at Sea, Summer 1993

Chapter 24: A Question of Control

The Market Square Bomb and the NATO Ultimatum

February 1994

Chapter 25: "Gaining Moral Ground"

The Washington Agreement

February 1994

Chapter 26: To the Mogadishu Line

The Battle for Gorazde, April 1994

Chapter 27: "A Dagger in the Back"

The Serbian Split

June-August 1994

Part Five: The Endgame Chapter 28: "Let Us Be Pragmatic"

Cleaning up the Maps

July-August 1995

Chapter 29: Pax Americana

Chapter 30: Conclusion

Acknowledgments

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140262636
With:
Little, Allan
Author:
Little, Allan
Author:
Silber, Laura
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
History
Subject:
History & Theory
Subject:
Eastern Europe - Yugoslavia
Subject:
Yugoslavia
Subject:
Baltic States
Subject:
Yugoslav war, 1991-1995
Subject:
Yugoslavia History 1980-1992.
Subject:
History & Theory - General
Subject:
Europe - Baltic States
Subject:
Eastern Europe - Balkan Republics
Subject:
World History-Eastern Europe
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
Revised
Series Volume:
no. 6
Publication Date:
19970231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
7.96x5.46x.78 in. .65 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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