Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Citizen"s Conference for the Peaceful and Democratic Integration of the Balkans into Europe, Valencia, 4-6 September, 1992 ; edited by Josep Palau and Radha Kumar.|
|Contributions||Palau, Josep., Kumar, Radha.|
|LC Classifications||DR1313 .C58 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||342 p. :|
|Number of Pages||342|
|LC Control Number||95125180|
The Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (SFRY), also known as SFR Yugoslavia or simply Yugoslavia, was a country located in Central and Southeastern Europe that existed from its foundation in the aftermath of World War II until its dissolution in amid the Yugoslav ng an area of , km² (98, sq mi), the SFRY was bordered by the Adriatic Sea and Italy to the west Capital and largest city: Belgrade. Miss Ex-Yugoslavia by Sofija Stefanovic was a good book. Sofija is a good writer with lots of potential. She has an enthusiastic writing style that matches her youth. The book was at times not dissimilar to reading through a young girls diary and I get the impression, perhaps that’s where some of /5(32). 'Yugoslavia - Death of a Nation' is the first book to go behind the public face of war and into the closed worlds of the key players in the conflict. After years of research and hundreds of interviews, Laura Silber, Balkans correspondent for the Financial Times, and Allan Little, BBC journalist, present a account of the war drawn from its participants.4/5(2). Misha Glenny's "The Fall of Yugoslavia" is certainly a good book on the Fall of Yugoslavia, but I could not say it is the best book I have read. I still prefer Silber and Little's "Yugoslavia: Death of a Nation." The latter book is I think more concise, thorough and better organized/5(68).
The breakup of Yugoslavia occurred as a result of a series of political upheavals and conflicts during the early s. After a period of political and economic crisis in the s, constituent republics of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia split apart, but the unresolved issues caused bitter inter-ethnic Yugoslav wars primarily affected Bosnia and Herzegovina, neighbouring Location: Yugoslavia. A “funny and tragic and beautiful in all the right places” (Jenny Lawson, #1 New York Times bestseller author of Furiously Happy) memoir about the immigrant experience and life as a perpetual fish-out-of-water, from the acclaimed Serbian-Australian storyteller. Sofija Stefanovic makes the first of many awkward entrances in , when she is born in socialist : Atria Books. Yugoslavia, former federated country that existed in the west-central part of the Balkan Peninsula from until Yugoslavia included what are now six independent states: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, North Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, and Slovenia. . The competition for the title of Miss Ex-Yugoslavia was held in Australia, the country to which Ms. Stefanovic’s family had moved when the author, born in Belgrade in , was 5.
This is an excellent book about a very confused period of recent history, namely: the Yugoslav Wars of the s. There are two problems with the book, neither of which are the fault of the co-authors, Laura Silber and Allan Little: First of all, by , when Yugoslavia: Death of a Nation was published, the last act of Yugoslavia's demise had not yet occurred/5. Košarka ex Yugoslavia, Belgrade, Serbia. 8K likes. Sve o Košarci na ex-Yu ja,tradicija,prošlost,sadašnjost i budućnost na jednom ers: K. A writer and raconteur chronicles her life growing up in the former-Yugoslavian immigrant subculture of s Australia. Stefanovic (You're Just Too Good to Be True, ), the host of the literary salon Women of Letters New York, uses the eponymous pageant to introduce the “ex-Yugos,” immigrants from the former Yugoslavia who found refuge in Australia from the brutal wars of the Slobodan. Revealing war and immigration from the crucial viewpoint of women and children, Stefanovic chronicles her own coming-of-age, both as a woman and as an artist who yearns to take control of her own story. Refreshingly candid, poignant, and illuminating, Miss Ex-Yugoslavia introduces a vital new voice to the immigrant narrative."