The Balkan express: fragments from the other side of war

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Harper Perennial, 1993 - History - 165 pages
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In a series of beautiful, impassioned essays, Croatian journalist and feminist Drakulic provides a very real and human side to the Balkans war and shows how the conflict has affected her closest friends, colleagues, and fellow countrymen--both Serbian and Croatian. Includes five new essays not in the hardcover edition.

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Too horrible. But well written. Read full review

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Brutal. But you should read it. The Balkan wars were too fucked Read full review

Contents

Introduction the other side of war
1
A DINNER at the harvard club
5
my fathers pistol
10
Copyright

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About the author (1993)

Slavenka Drakulic's work has appeared in "The Nation, The New Republic, " the " New York Times, Time, " and "The New York Review of Books" among many other publications and is widely translated throughout the world. Her books include the novel "Holograms of Fear" and her most recent collection of essays, "The Balkan Express." She lives in Zagreb.

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