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Burn this house : the making and unmaking of Yugoslavia

Burn this house : the making and unmaking of Yugoslavia

Author: Jasminka Udovički; James Ridgeway
Publisher: Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Burn This House is the first book in English to represent the critical, nonnationalist voices inside the former Yugoslavia. Written primarily by Muslim, Croatian, and Serbian journalists and historians, this collection relies on the perspective of the people who live there to portray the chain of events that has led to the current genocidal wars in the heart of Europe. These essays elucidate the Balkan tragedy while  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
History
History (form)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Burn this house.
Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 1997
(OCoLC)605222524
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jasminka Udovički; James Ridgeway
ISBN: 0822320010 9780822320012 0822319977 9780822319979
OCLC Number: 36901000
Description: x, 337 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Bonds and the fault lines / Jasminka Udovicki --
Making of Yugoslavia: 1830-1945 / Branka Prpa-Jovanovic --
Tito: 1945-1980 / Mirko Tepavac --
Interlude: 1980-1990 / Jasminka Udovicki and Ivan Torov --
Media wars: 1987-1997 / Milan Milosevic --
Army's collapse / Stipe Sikavica --
Croatia: the first war / Ejub Stitkovac --
Bosnia and Hercegovina: the second war / Jasminka Udovicki and Ejub Stitkovac --
International aspects of the wars in former Yugoslavia / Susan L. Woodward --
Resistance in Serbia / Ivan Torov --
Oppositon in Croatia / Sven Balas.
Responsibility: Jasminka Udovički & James Ridgeway, editors.

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OThis glorious and expertly edited, collaborative volume is one of the best guides to understanding the Yugoslav war of 1991ETH1995, providing readable historical background and balanced analyses of Read more...

 
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