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Author: Scott Simon; Christina Moore
Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, ℗2005.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Teenaged Irena and her parents are forced into hiding when Bosnian Serbs launch their war of ethnic cleansing against Muslims. But Tedic, a strong-willed Muslim man, convinces Irena to become a sniper and take up the defense of her home and people. Engaged in a deadly chess game, Irena's story plays out against the backdrop of a city brutalized by war.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
War stories
Fiction Sound recordings
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Simon; Christina Moore
ISBN: 1419340603 9781419340604
OCLC Number: 60361911
Notes: In container (17 cm.).
Title from container.
"Unabridged Fiction"--Container.
"With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Performed by Christina Moore.
Description: 12 audio discs (14 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: by Scott Simon.

Abstract:

Teenaged Irena and her parents are forced into hiding when Bosnian Serbs launch their war of ethnic cleansing against Muslims. But Tedic, a strong-willed Muslim man, convinces Irena to become a sniper and take up the defense of her home and people. Engaged in a deadly chess game, Irena's story plays out against the backdrop of a city brutalized by war.

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