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The Bosnian conflict

Author: Alex Cruden
Publisher: Farmington Hills, MI : Greenhaven Press/Gale, Cengage Learning, ©2012.
Series: Perspectives on modern world history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Cruden
ISBN: 9780737757866 0737757868
OCLC Number: 707965489
Description: 215 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1 : An overview of the conflict in the Balkans --
Centuries of strife set the stage for the Bosnian Conflict / Michael Cusack --
Humanitarian aid is not enough in a time of mass killings / Margaret Thatcher [and others] --
The United States aims to facilitate peace in the Balkans / Bill Clinton --
A leader of violence in the Balkans dies before being convicted / Marcus Tanner --
Fifteen years later, Serbia condemns a mass slaughter / Ron Synovitz --
Chapter 2 : Ethnic conflict was not the central cause of the strife in Bosnia / Susan L. Woodward --
Religion was the main issue behind the attacks in Bosnia / Michael A. Sells --
The United States and the Western Europe mishandles the outbreaks of violence in Bosnia / Lester H. Brune --
Different US strategies could have limited the damage / Wayne Bert --
Systematic rape was a Serbian war tactic / M. Cherif Bassiouni and Marcia McCormick --
A UN declaration failed to save thousands of lives in Srebrenica / Ivan Lupis --
The NATO bombing campaign helped bring peace to the Balkans / Ryan C. Hendrickson --
The NATO bombing hurt the cause of the Bosnian people / The Militant --
International criminal tribunals are tools for peace / Richard J. Goldstone --
The United States' strategy was correct for Bosnia, and the future / Richard Holbrooke --
Chapter 3 : Each day became worse for a girl in Sarajevo / Zlata Filipovic --
Moral bravery persists amid the desperation of survival / Zlatko Dizdarevic --
The contradictions of Bosnia lead toward fear and insanity / David Rieff --
A war reporter struggles to remember and forget the Siege of Sarajevo / Janine di Giovanni.
Series Title: Perspectives on modern world history.
Responsibility: Alexander Cruden, editor.
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