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The destruction of Yugoslavia

tracking the break-up 1980-92

by Branka MagasМЊ

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Published by New York, Verso in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Yugoslavia
    • Subjects:
    • Yugoslav War, 1991-1995.,
    • Yugoslavia -- History -- 1980-1992.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementBranka Magaš.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDR1307 .M34 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination366 p. ;
      Number of Pages366
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1516767M
      ISBN 100860913767, 086091593X
      LC Control Number93201989

      The book focuses on the breakup of Yugoslavia, which helped forge the idea that the United States and its allies could stage humanitarian interventions that would end ethnic strife.   EBOOK ONLINE First Do No Harm: Humanitarian Intervention and the Destruction of Yugoslavia BOOK. Zafuces. Pre Order First Do No Harm: Humanitarian Intervention and the Destruction of Yugoslavia David N. Revavecoku. [Reads] Waging Humanitarian War: The Ethics, Law, and Politics of Humanitarian Intervention Online.

      The NATO bombing of Yugoslavia was the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation's (NATO) military operation against the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia during the Kosovo air strikes lasted from Ma to J The official NATO operation code name was Operation Allied Force whereas the United States called it "Operation Noble Anvil"; in Yugoslavia the operation was Location: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. Journalist Tim Judah’s classic account, now brought fully up to date to include the overthrow of Miloševic, the assassination of Zoran Djindic, the breakaway of Kosovo, and the arrest of Radovan Karadžic. Praise for the first edition: "A lively and balanced history of the Serbs."—Aleksa Djilas, New York Times Book Review "Judah writes splendidly.

        "[Tanner and Judah] bring to bear wide knowledge of Yugoslavia and shared experience of Europe's worst war since Each gives a good historical survey and an account of the war's causes."—The Economist "Readable and stimulating Judah's book is a polemical attempt to counter the 'demonisation' of the : Yale University Press. Gibbs challenges this view, offering an extended critique of Samantha Power’s Pulitzer Prize-winning book, A Problem from Hell: America in the Age of Genocide. He shows that intervention contributed to the initial breakup of Yugoslavia, and then helped spread the violence and destruction.


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foreign service officer Louis Sell fills a gap in the literature on the Yugoslav conflicts by covering both the domestic Yugoslav side of the collapse and the history and consequences of international interventions in the wars in Slovenia and Croatia inBosnia in –, and Kosovo from –Cited by: This book is an amazingly detailed recount of the years proceeding the Third Balkan war.

Its scope and objective is to quench anyone's thirst and hunger for a diachronic analysis of the events leading to the destruction of Yugoslavia/5(3). [Slobodan Milosevic and the Destruction of Yugoslavia] is the better for being written by someone with an educated sympathy for both the Serbs and, as they were once known, the Yugoslavs A strikingly useful aspect of this book is the detail it gives, often at first hand, about the shameful vacillations—to put The destruction of Yugoslavia book no higher—of the Author: Louis Sell.

Who are the Serbs. Branded by some as Europe's new Nazis, they are seen by others—and by themselves—as the innocent victims of nationalist aggression and of an implacably hostile world media. In this challenging new book, Timothy Judah, who covered the war years in former Yugoslavia for the London Times and the Economist, argues that neither is true.3/5(3).

The book is written not by a passive spectator but by a participant with a firm grasp of Yugoslavia’s history, which accounts for the breadth of its content.

As the decade it covers draws to a close, Branka Magaš’s initial cautious optimism changes to a growing intimation of impending tragedy, and finally to outrage at the slaughter.

The aerial destruction of Yugoslavia's social capital served that purpose. We have yet to understand the full effect of NATO’s aggression. Serbia is one of the greatest sources of underground waters in Europe, and the contamination from U.S.

depleted uranium and other explosives is being felt in the whole surrounding area all the way to the. Verso Books is the largest independent, radical publishing house in the English-speaking world. The book is written not by a passive spectator but by a participant with a firm grasp of Yugoslavia’s history, which accounts for the breadth of its content.

The Destruction of Yugoslavia represents a unique documentary testimony to. Prominent social critic Parenti (History as Mystery,etc.) pens a fierce, elegantly constructed elegy not just for the lives sacrificed in the Balkan wars, but for concepts of national sovereignty and constitutionality, which appear to be lost to a corporate-sanctioned new world i dissents from every piece of conventional wisdom about the former Yugoslavia’s Author: Michael Parenti.

Very good book on the history of the Serbs and the background of the Balkan wars of the 90's written by a British journalist who worked and lived in Yugoslavia for several years as a /5. [Slobodan Milosevic and the Destruction of Yugoslavia] is the better for being written by someone with an educated sympathy for both the Serbs and, as they were once known, the Yugoslavs A strikingly useful aspect of this book is the detail it gives, often at first hand, about the shameful vacillations—to put it no higher—of the Author: Louis Sell.

The Destruction of Yugoslavia excerpted from the book Contrary Notions by Michael Parenti and other leftists of various ideological leanings who opposed President George W. Bush's destruction of Iraq (rightly so) were the same people who supported President Bill Clinton's destruction of Yugoslavia.

How strange that they would denounce a war. Book Review The Destruction of Yugoslavia: Tracking the Break-Up By Branka Magas. Verso, London and New York,pp. List: $; AET: $ Reviewed by Grace Halsell. The value of this superbly documented book lies in its clarification of.

The value of this superbly documented book lies in its clarification of how and when the greatest holocaust since the Nazis began. As to who destroyed Yugoslavia, the author places the blame clearly on Slobodan Milosevic and the Serbs who began a war of territorial conquest, the first in Europe since World War II cost the country 10 percent of its people, yet by the end of it Yugoslavia.

David Gibbs’ book First Do No Harm: Humanitarian Intervention and the Destruction of Yugoslavia, which was published in by Vanderbilt University Press and was already in translated into Serbian under the name Humanitarno razaranje Jugoslavije, is a serious.

The Bosniaks (the term Bosniak has been created to differentiate the Bosnian Muslims from the Bosnian Serbs and Croats) might eventually be the major victims of the destruction of Yugoslavia.

Bosnia territory, which includes the entirety of the previous Bosnian Republic of Yugoslavia, is divided between the Federated Bosnia Herzegovnia Republic.

In Slobodan Milosevic and the Destruction of Yugoslavia former U.S. foreign service officer Louis Sell fills a gap in the literature on the Yugoslav conflicts by covering both the domestic Yugoslav side of the collapse and the history and consequences of international interventions in the wars in Slovenia and Croatia inBosnia in –, and Kosovo from – Get this from a library.

Slobodan Milosevic and the destruction of Yugoslavia. [Louis Sell] -- Former U.S. foreign service officer Louis Sell fills a gap in the literature on the Yugoslav conflicts by covering both the domestic Yugoslav side of the collapse and the history and consequences of.

Yugoslavia’s economy was demolished by sanctions. Sanctions is a word with a deceptively mild ring to it. But the sanctions imposed by the United Nations Security Council on Yugoslavia, today a country of ten million people, cut off the country’s economic lifeblood.

In Slobodan Milosevic and the Destruction of Yugoslavia former U.S. foreign service officer Louis Sell fills a gap in the literature on the Yugoslav conflicts by covering both the domestic Yugoslav side of the collapse and the history and consequences of international interventions in the wars in Slovenia and Croatia inBosnia in –, and Kosovo from –Author: Louis Sell.

Targeting History and Memory, SENSE - Transitional Justice Center (dedicated to the study, research, and documentation of the destruction and damage of historic heritage during the Balkan Wars of the s.

The website contains judicial documents from the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY)). The Destruction of Yugoslavia Posted on Aug by Dr. Matthew Johnson PHD Slobodan Milosevic was officially exonerated for war crimes at the Hague last week and the story was buried in the New York Times, yet it is one of the most significant events of the last month.Former Yugoslavia is a particularly illustrative example of the potential for cultural destruction in areas inhabited by two or more ethnic groups.

selected targets: pacificstic, socialistic, sexually-liberated, and Jewish literature.” [22] Knuth’s book notes how the destruction .