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Yugoslavia (Rac Travel Guides)

Birgit Wiesner

Yugoslavia (Rac Travel Guides)

by Birgit Wiesner

  • 268 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Hunter Pub Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel & holiday guides,
  • Travel,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • Yugoslavia & former Yugoslavia,
  • General,
  • Former Soviet Republics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsD. Cocking (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11242341M
    ISBN 100711704694
    ISBN 109780711704695

    Yugoslavia as History Twice there was a country Second edition Yugoslavia as History is the first book to examine the bloody demise of the former Yugoslavia in the full light of its history. It provides a balanced understanding of the common hopes and fears which held its ethnic mosaic together, and the ethnic conflicts which broke it Size: KB.   In , Kosovo formally became a province of Serbia, and it continued as such after communist leader Josip Broz Tito established the Federal People’s Republic of Yugoslavia in , comprising.

    The book challenges the assumption that the art emerging in Eastern Europe before was either “official” or “dissident” art; and shows thatthe break up of Yugoslavia was not a result of “ancient hatreds” among its peoples but instead came from the distortion and defeat of the idea of self-management. Bosnia and Herzegovina declared sovereignty in October and independence from the former Yugoslavia on 3 March after a referendum boycotted by ethnic Serbs. The Bosnian Serbs - supported by neighboring Serbia and Montenegro - responded with armed resistance aimed at partitioning the republic along ethnic lines and joining Serb-held.

    The story of the fighting in Yugoslavia during World War II has been narrated by several writers. More recently, the struggle of the Yugoslav Communists, led by Marshal Tito, against the Cominform has attracted attention of students of international . This book is in wonderful condition both inside and out. The cover is very bright & very clean. The edges are all very good. (One tiny top corner bump). The intimate recollections of Queen Alexandra of Yugoslavia. QUEEN ALEXANDRA OF YUGOSLAVIA. Published by Odhams Press, London () Used. Hardcover. Quantity Available: 1.


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A History of Yugoslavia provides a concise, accessible, comprehensive synthesis of the political, cultural, social, and economic life of Yugoslavia—from its nineteenth-century South Slavic origins to the bloody demise of the multinational state of Yugoslavia in the by: 1.

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MY CAT YUGOSLAVIA By Pajtim Statovci Translated by David Hackston pp. Pantheon Books. $ Which of a society’s members are extended the privilege of hoping and dreaming. This question Author: Téa Obreht. Yugoslavia, former federated country that existed in the west-central part of the Balkan Peninsula from until Yugoslavia included what are now six independent states: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, North Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, and Slovenia.

Learn more about Yugoslavia in this article. Yugoslavia as History is the first book to examine the bloody demise of the former Yugoslavia in the full light of its history. This new edition of John Lampe's accessible and authoritative history devotes a full new chapter to the tragic ethnic wars that have followed the dissolution of Yugoslavia, first in Croatia and Bosnia, and most recently in Kosovo.5/5(1).

Yugoslavia: Death of a Nation is the first comprehensive political history to be published of how the West lost Yugoslavia. The war is the most violent and costly conflict that Europe has seen since This extraordinary book is the first to identify and reconstruct the key moments and pivotal events in both the path to war, and in the war itself.4/5(2).

The Death of Yugoslavia by Alan Little and Lauren Silber seems to be the best book out there on the subject. There is also a six part documentary series by the same name on Youtube, very informative level 1. The Paperback of the Yugoslavia: Death of a Nation by Laura Silber, Allan Little | at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Penguin Publishing Group. Misha Glenny's "The Fall of Yugoslavia" is certainly a good book on the Fall of Yugoslavia, but I could not say it is the best book I have read.

I still prefer Silber and Little's "Yugoslavia: Death of a Nation." The latter book is I think more concise, thorough and better organized. Misha Glenny's book does discuss many of the primary issues /5(66). Yugoslavia (yōō´gōslä´vēə), Serbo-Croatian Jugoslavija, former country of SE Europe, in the Balkan Peninsula.

Belgrade was the capital and by far the largest city. Yugoslavs (i.e., South Slavs) consisted of Serbs, Croats, Slovenes, Macedonians, Montenegrins, and Bosniaks (also known Bosnian Muslims). • My Cat Yugoslavia by Pajtim Statovci is published by Pushkin Press (£). To order a copy for £ go to or call Free UK p&p over £10, online orders Author: Sukhdev Sandhu.

The Death of Yugoslavia (). Remarkable five-hour BBC documentary series featuring actual interviews with all of the key players. (It's difficult to find on home video, but try searching for "Death of Yugoslavia" on YouTube; the book Yugoslavia: Death of a Nation, noted above, was a companion piece to this film.) The Diplomat ( Yugoslavia—the land of South (i.e.

Yugo) Slavs—was created at the end of World War I when Croat, Slovenian, and Bosnian territories that had been part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire united with the Serbian Kingdom. The country broke up under Nazi occupation during World War II with the creation of a Nazi-allied independent Croat state, but.

It was the fall of the USSR—and communism in general—in that finally broke the jigsaw kingdom of Yugoslavia into five states according to ethnicity: the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, Slovenia, Macedonia, Croatia, and Bosnia and Herzegovina. An estimatedpeople were killed by wars and "ethnic cleansing" in the new countries of Author: Matt Rosenberg.

Book Description: Yugoslavia as History is the first book to examine the bloody demise of the former Yugoslavia in the full light of its history. This new edition of John Lampe's accessible and authoritative history devotes a full new chapter to the tragic ethnic wars that have followed the dissolution of Yugoslavia, first in Croatia and Bosnia.

Yugoslavia was a country in Europe, mostly in Balkan Peninsula, its meaning South Slavs deriving from Slavs who came from area what is now Poland in 7th century. It existed in three forms during – From until it was called the Kingdom of the Serbs, Croats, and until World War II it was the Kingdom of Yugoslavia.

Capital and largest city: Belgrade. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Heppell, Muriel. Yugoslavia. New York, Praeger [] (OCoLC) Online version.A very rare book full of beautiful full page photographs (in high quality photo gravure technique) of the landscape, cities, villages and culture of Old Yugoslavia in the s.

The photographer Kurt Hielscher travelled through Jugo Slavia in the s and made thousands of photos w/ premier photo equipment; his Zeiss Ikon/Ica camera and Zeiss objectives on Agfa Chromo Isorapid and.