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Bosnia :a short history
Bosnia :a short history
by Noel Malcolm
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Despite the dominance of scientific explanation in the modern world, at the beginning of the twenty-first century faith in miracles remains strong, particularly in resurgent forms of traditional religion. In Miracles, David L. Weddle examines how five... (read more)

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Fighting Warsaw: The Story of the Polish Underground State, 1939-1945
Fighting Warsaw: The Story of the Polish Underground State, 1939-1945
by Stefan Korbonski
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"Fighting Warsow is an extraordinary human story. Stefan Korbonski, the leader Polish Underground State, portrays the years of the German occupation during the Second World war, and the beginning of anti-Soviet underground activities thereafter. His... (read more)

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Children of Atlantis: Voices from the Former Yugoslavia
Children of Atlantis: Voices from the Former Yugoslavia
by Zdenko Lesic
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The Children of Atlantis is a collection of statements by a hundred young people who have fled various parts of the former Yugoslavia in the face of war and destruction, nationalism, hatred and ethnic cleansing, the pressure to take sides, and the draft.... (read more)

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The Accidental Anarchist
The Accidental Anarchist
by Bryna Kranzler
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By the time he was twenty-five years old, Jacob Marateck had been a Jewish officer in the notoriously anti-Semitic Russian army during the Russo-Japanese War, a revolutionary who sought to overthrow the Czar, and sentenced to death three times. After... (read more)

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Rites of Place: Public Commemoration in Russia and Eastern Europe
Rites of Place: Public Commemoration in Russia and Eastern Europe
by Julie Buckler
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Ranging widely across time and geography, Rites of Place is to date the most comprehensive and diverse example of memory studies in the field of Russian and East European studies. Leading scholars consider how public rituals and the commemoration of... (read more)

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The Omega-3 Connection: The Groundbreaking Antidepression Diet and Brain Program
The Omega-3 Connection: The Groundbreaking Antidepression Diet and Brain Program
by M.D. Andrew L Stoll
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For years scientists have searched for a "magic bullet" to relieve the pain of depression and other mood disorders -- safe enough for nursing mothers, children with ADHD, and the elderly, without the side effects associated with medicines like Prozac... (read more)

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The 1956 Hungarian Revolution: A History in Documents (National Security Archive Cold War Readers)
The 1956 Hungarian Revolution: A History in Documents (National Security Archive Cold War Readers)
by Csaba Bekes
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If there had been all-news television channels in 1956, viewers around the world would have been glued to their sets between October 23 and November 4. This book tells the story of the Hungarian Revolution in 120 original documents, ranging from the... (read more)

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Encyclopedia of Rusyn History & Culture
Encyclopedia of Rusyn History & Culture
by Paul Robert Magocsi
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The Carpatho-Rusyns are central European people, numbering approximately 1.2 million, who live within the borders of five states: Poland, Slovakia, Ukraine, Romania, and Hungary. They have never had a state of their own. Disregarded and suppressed by... (read more)

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After the Fall: Srebrenica Survivors in St. Louis
After the Fall: Srebrenica Survivors in St. Louis
by Patrick Mccarthy
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War in the Balkans dominated headlines throughout the 1990s, displacing millions of ordinary people and renewing debate over responses to genocide in the modern era. St. Louis is home today to nearly 20,000 refugees from war in Bosnia-Herzegovina, one... (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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Fear : Anti-semitism in Poland After Auschwitz (07 Edition)
Fear : Anti-semitism in Poland After Auschwitz (07 Edition)
by Jan Gross
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Gross investigates the violence directed at Jews in Poland at the conclusion of World War II. For more than half a century, what happened to the Jewish Holocaust survivors has been cloaked in guilt and shame. Writing with passion, brilliance, and fierce... (read more)

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The Vanishing Hectare: Property and Value in Postsocialist Transylvania (Culture and Society After Socialism)
The Vanishing Hectare: Property and Value in Postsocialist Transylvania (Culture and Society After Socialism)
by Katherine Verdery
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In most countries in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union, the fall of communism opened up the possibility for individuals to acquire land. Based on Katherine Verdery's extensive fieldwork between 1990 and 2001, "The Vanishing Hectare explores the... (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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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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Palgrave Concise Historical Atlas of the Balkans (01 Edition)
Palgrave Concise Historical Atlas of the Balkans (01 Edition)
by Dennis P. Hupchick
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The dramatic, tumultuous, often tragic human events that erupted in the Balkan Peninsula following the collapse of communism between 1989 and 1991 have captured the Western world's attention throughout the past decade. The Palgrave Concise Historical... (read more)

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Eastern European Studies #5: Democracy at Dawn: Notes from Poland and Points East
Eastern European Studies #5: Democracy at Dawn: Notes from Poland and Points East
by Frederick Quinn
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From the sweeping changes of democratic reform to the bloody conflict of the Chechen Republic, 1993-95 was a tumultuous and critical time for Eastern Europe and the former Soviet republics. During that two-year period, Frederick Quinn toured the former... (read more)

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Heart of Europe: The Past in Poland's Present
Heart of Europe: The Past in Poland's Present
by Norman Davies
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The image of Poland has once again been impressed on European consciousness. Norman Davies provides a key to understanding the modern Polish crisis in this lucid and authoritative description of the nation's history. Beginning with the period since 1945,... (read more)

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Cafe Europa Life After Communism
Cafe Europa Life After Communism
by Slavenka Drakulic
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Today in Eastern Europe the architectural work of revolution is complete: the old order has been replaced by various forms of free market economy and de jure democracy. But as Slavenka Drakulic observes, in everyday life, the revolution consists much... (read more)

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Macedonia: Its People & History
Macedonia: Its People & History
by Stoyan Pribichevich
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An introduction to one of the significant peoples of the Balkan peninsula, this book presents the achievements and problems of the Macedonians from ancient times to the present. Most Macedonians today live in Yugoslavia, where they comprise one of the... (read more)

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Secret Life: The Polish Officer, His Covert Mission, and the Price He Paid to Save His Country
Secret Life: The Polish Officer, His Covert Mission, and the Price He Paid to Save His Country
by Benjamin Weiser
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In August 1972, Ryszard Kuklinski, a highly respected colonel in the Polish Army, embarked on what would become one of the most extraordinary human intelligence operations of the Cold War. Despite the extreme risk to himself and his family, he contacted... (read more)

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