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The Hemingway Book Club of Kosovo
The Hemingway Book Club of Kosovo
by Paula Huntley
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In August 2000, Paula Huntley's husband took a leave of absence from his teaching post at a law school, and she resigned from her marketing job of thirteen years. Huntley's husband had signed on with the American Bar Association to help rebuild Kosovo's... (read more)

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My War Gone By, I Miss It So
My War Gone By, I Miss It So
by Anthony Loyd
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Nothing can prepare you for Anthony Loyd's portrait of war. It is the story of the unspeakable terror and the visceral, ecstatic thrill of combat, and the lives and dreams laid to waste by the bloodiest conflict that Europe has witnessed since the Second... (read more)

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1941: The Year That Keeps Returning
1941: The Year That Keeps Returning
by Slavko Goldstein
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Award-winning publisher, editor, and author Slavko Goldstein was born in 1928 in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Hercegovina, and grew up in Karlovac, Croatia. During the Holocaust, he lost his father and most of the members of his father's and mother's families... (read more)

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Kosovo: How Myths and Truths Started a War
Kosovo: How Myths and Truths Started a War
by Julie Mertus
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Julie Mertus provides one of the first comprehensive looks at the explosive situation in Kosovo, where years of simmering tensions between Serbs and Albanians erupted in armed conflict in 1998. In a profound and detailed study of national identity and... (read more)

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The Fixer and Other Stories
The Fixer and Other Stories
by Joe Sacco
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THE COMPLETE SOFTCOVER COLLECTION OF BOSNIAN WAR SHORT STORIES FROM THE AUTHOR OF PALESTINE AND SAFE AREA GORAŽDE Using old-fashioned pen and paper, the award-winning cartoonist Joe Sacco reports from the sidelines of wars around the world. The... (read more)

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Sarajevo Marlboro
Sarajevo Marlboro
by Miljenko Jergovic
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Miljenko Jergovics remarkable début collection of stories, Sarajevo Marlboro - winner of the Erich Maria Remarque Peace Prize - earned him wide acclaim throughout Europe. Croatian by birth, Jergovic ? spent his childhood in Sarajevo and chose... (read more)

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The Trigger: Hunting the Assassin Who Brought the World to War
The Trigger: Hunting the Assassin Who Brought the World to War
by Tim Butcher
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On a summer morning in Sarajevo almost a hundred years ago, a teenager took a pistol out of his pocket and fired not just the opening rounds of the First World War but the starting gun for modern history. By killing Archduke Franz Ferdinand, the heir of... (read more)

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Kosovo: A Short History
Kosovo: A Short History
by Noel Malcolm
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The Fracture Zone: My Return to the Balkans
The Fracture Zone: My Return to the Balkans
by Simon Winchester
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A true portrait of one of the world's most chaotic and beautiful regions that explains why violence has always occurred there — and why it may continue for years to come. The vast and mountainous area that makes up the Balkans is rife with... (read more)

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Srebrenica: Record of a War Crime
Srebrenica: Record of a War Crime
by Jan Willem Honig
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"A chilling testimony to the evil that executed—and the bungling that coud not pevent—an 'ethnic cleasing' massacre, the single worst atrocity in Europe since World War II."—The New York Times Book Review.... (read more)

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People of the Storm God: Travels in Macedonia (Lost & Found)
People of the Storm God: Travels in Macedonia (Lost & Found)
by Will Myer
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Travelling in Turkey, Greece, Bulgaria and the newly independent Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Myer encounters a bewildering array of political and cultural opinions-Orthodox Christians and Muslims, communists and nationalists, warlords and... (read more)

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Peacebuilding in the Balkans: The View from the Ground Floor
Peacebuilding in the Balkans: The View from the Ground Floor
by Paula M Pickering
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Pickering (government, The College of William and Mary) argues that ordinary people affect the success or failure of peacebuilding programs in divided societies through their everyday reactions and attitudes. He investigates the decision-making... (read more)

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Ethnic Nationalism: The Tragic Death of Yugoslavia
Ethnic Nationalism: The Tragic Death of Yugoslavia
by Bogdan Denitch
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This essential resource provides a cogent, comprehensive historical analysis of Yugoslavia's demise, one that clearly identifies events and trends that urgently demand the world's attention.... (read more)

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Masters of the Universe?: NATO's Balkan Crusade
Masters of the Universe?: NATO's Balkan Crusade
by Tariq Ali
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NATO’s war on Yugoslavia in the spring of 1999 was unleashed in the name of democracy and human rights. This view was challenged by the world’s three largest countries, India, China and Russia, who saw the bombing of Serbia and Kosovo as a... (read more)

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Land Without Justice
Land Without Justice
by Milovan Dilas
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The autobiography of the youth of the former Vice Presiden of Yugoslovia, which is also the story of a little-know land, Montenegro. Introduction and notes by William Jovanovich. Translated by Michael B. Petrovich.... (read more)

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Belgrade: A Cultural History (Cityscapes)
Belgrade: A Cultural History (Cityscapes)
by Davis Norris
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Perched above the confluence of two great rivers, the Sava and Danube, Belgrade has been home to many civilizations: Celts, Romans, Byzantines, Bulgars, Magyars, Ottomans and Serbs. A Turkish fortress, the focus for a Serbian principality, an... (read more)

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Twilight of Impunity: The War Crimes Trial of Slobodan Milosevic
Twilight of Impunity: The War Crimes Trial of Slobodan Milosevic
by Judith Armatta
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An eyewitness account of the first major international war-crimes tribunal since the Nuremberg trials, Twilight of Impunity is a gripping guide to the prosecution of Slobodan Milosevic for war crimes, crimes against humanity, and genocide. The historic... (read more)

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Endgame: The Betrayal and Fall of Srebrenica, Europe's Worst Massacre Since World War II
Endgame: The Betrayal and Fall of Srebrenica, Europe's Worst Massacre Since World War II
by David Rohde
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In 1993, the UN Security Council officially made Srebrenica the world’s first UN-protected civilian safe area and stripped the town’s Muslim defenders of their tanks and artillery. Two years later, Srebrenica fell after UN commanders turned... (read more)

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Bosnia and Hercegovina: A Tradition Betrayed
Bosnia and Hercegovina: A Tradition Betrayed
by Robert J Donia
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In Bosnia and Hercegovina: A Tradition Betrayed, Donia and Fine shatter the myth that the former Yugoslavia has been plunged into civil strife by the end of the Cold War. To prove this point they examine Bosnia's rich historical traditions in light of... (read more)

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Heavenly Serbia: From Myth to Genocide
Heavenly Serbia: From Myth to Genocide
by Branimir Anzulovic
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The body of the law is an ambiguous phrase. Conventionally, it designates the law as a determinate corpus; legal codes, statutes, and the rulings of common law. But it can also refer to the subjected body that is produced by and is part of the law. This... (read more)

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