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Crossing the Sea.

Author: Wolfgang Bauer
Publisher: And Other Stories Publishing, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Award-winning journalist Wolfgang Bauer and photographer Stanislav Krupař were the first undercover reporters to document the journey of Syrian refugees from Egypt to Europe. Posing as English teachers in 2014, they were direct witnesses to the brutality of smuggler gangs, the processes of detainment and deportation, the dangers of sea-crossing on rickety boats, and the final furtive journey through Europe.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(OCoLC)923553881
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wolfgang Bauer
ISBN: 1908276835 9781908276834
OCLC Number: 951505034
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Part One; The Beach I; Farewell I; Fleeing; The Group; Kidnapped; The Sea I; The Beach II; Prison I; Part Two; Farewell II; The Wars; The Beach III; The Sea II; The Odyssey; The Storm; Life and Death; Alias Galauco Casimiro; Prison II; Over the Alps; Alias Rani Kastier; Elysium I; Elysium II; Afterword to the English Edition; Epilogue; Acknowledgements; Plates; Note to the Reader; Current and Upcoming Books.

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Placing himself at the mercy of Egyptian smuggler gangs in Alexandria and at sea, journalist Wolfgang Bauer went undercover to document first-hand the flight of Syrian refugees crossing the  Read more...

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'It's not just the detail in this book that counts. It's the anger.' Robert Fisk, The Independent ---------- 'An excellent book.' Melissa Fleming, Spokesperson and Head of Communications, UNHCR Read more...

 
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