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Sarajevo, exodus of a city

by DzМЊevad Karahasan

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Published by Kodansha International in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sarajevo (Bosnia and Hercegovina)
    • Subjects:
    • Karahasan, Dževad.,
    • Sarajevo (Bosnia and Hercegovina) -- History -- Siege, 1992- -- Personal narratives, Bosnian.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementDzevad Karahasan ; afterword by Slavenka Drakulić ; translated from the Serbo-Croatian-Bosnian by Slobodan Drakulić.
      SeriesKodansha globe
      ContributionsDrakulić, Slobodan, 1947-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDR1313.32.S27 K3713 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination123 p. ;
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1081715M
      ISBN 101568360576
      LC Control Number94005278

      As a result Sarajevo Marlboro was created. It is a compilation of 29 stories by journalist Miljenko Jergovic. Described by Slavenka Drakulic as ‘possibly the best book to be written about Bosnia’, it portrays the lives of the city’s inhabitants and their thoughts and emotions . Exodus. The Dayton Agreement finalized the demarcation between the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (FBiH) and Republika Srpska (RS), the two post-war entities of the country. Ilijaš, Vogošća, Hadžići, Ilidža, Rajlovac and Grbavica were incorporated into FBiH, while other peripheral parts of the former Sarajevo municipality became part of RS (see Istočno Sarajevo).

        In Sarajevo, Exodus of a City, philosopher and author Dževad Karahasan wrote, “One crushing effect of this war on those who actually fare the best—who are . Sarajevo, Exodus of a City: Karahasan, Dzevad, Drakulic, Slobodan: : Libros. Saltar al contenido Prueba Prime Hola, Identifícate Cuenta y Listas Identifícate Cuenta y Listas Devoluciones y 5/5(1).

        The Sarajevo Haggadah, named for the Bosnian city where it is kept, is a rare, beautifully illustrated manuscript created more than years ago in Spain, and many see its own story as a. The Siege of Sarajevo is the longest siege of a capital city in the history of modern warfare. [4] Serb forces of the Republika Srpska and the Yugoslav People's Army besieged Sarajevo, the capital city of Bosnia and Herzegovina, from 5 April to 29 February during the Bosnian War.. After Bosnia and Herzegovina had declared independence from Yugoslavia, the Serbs--whose strategic goal.


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Sarajevo, Exodus of a City book. Read 21 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. International in scope, this series of non-fiction trade /5. Sarajevo as a city was a victim, and its people were onlookers suffering along with the city. The book is surprising in that it tells the story of the city from the perspective of a resident.

One would expect a book of this type (and the time frame in which is was written) to be more a memoir about the way of life that was lost or about the /5(3). But the book is, predictably, most compelling when it shows the people of Sarajevo trying to maintain some shred of normalcy while the city is vivisected by the Serbs.

Karahasan coolly reports on how his theater students react to the disruption of their studies, how he is prevented from attending a founding meeting of the Bosnian PEN Center. Sarajevo, Exodus of A City (Book): Karahasan, Dževad: International in scope, this series of non-fiction trade paperbacks offers books that explore the lives, customs and thoughts of peoples and cultures around the world.

Get this from a library. Sarajevo, exodus of a city. [Dževad Karahasan; Slobodan Drakulić] -- Karahasan's writings give readers a cultural, literary, and historical context for thinking about the horrific war in Bosnia. Sarajevo as a city was a victim, and its people were onlookers suffering along with the city.

The book is surprising in that it tells the story of the city from the perspective of a resident. One would expect a book of this type (and the time frame in which is was written) to be more a memoir about the way of life that was lost or about the /5(2).

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The Book of Exodus. Sarajevo did not fare well. The city cradled by mountains that Rebecca West once described as like “an opening flower” suddenly found itself absorbed into the Nazi. Every year on Passover, Jewish families all over the world gather ’round to celebrate and commemorate the Exodus from Egypt.

At the center of this annual celebration is taking turns reading from a book called a word “haggadah” comes from the Hebrew root HGD, which means “to tell,” which is exactly the purpose of the Passover celebration—to tell the story of the Jews Author: Erika Harlitz-Kern.

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The Siege of Sarajevo was the siege of the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and the longest of a capital city in the history of modern warfare. After being initially besieged by the forces of the Yugoslav People's Army, Sarajevo was besieged by the Army of Republika Srpska from 5 April to 29 February (1, days) during the Bosnian siege lasted three times longer than the Location: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Bosnia & Herzegovina and Montenegro have for centuries been at the crossroads of ancient civilisations, with a magical mixture of European and Near Eastern culture.

The diversity is very clear, from the vibrant cities to the tiny traditional villages. Here we find a unique fusion of traditions, religions and architecture.

Outside the towns and cities, the raw natural beauty is breathtaking. In the National Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina bought the Haggadah from a Sephardic family in Sarajevo. During the second world war, when most of the city’s Jews perished, German troops.

Sarajevo, exodus of a city / Dzevad Karahasan ; afterword by Slavenka Drakulić ; translated from the Serbo-Croatian-Bosnian by Slobodan Drakulić. DR S27 K War within: everyday life in Sarajevo under siege / Ivana Maček.

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The symbol of the story of Bosnia's Jews is a 14th-century treasure -- the famous Sarajevo Haggadah holy book, containing the biblical text of Exodus read by Jews at : Rusmir SMAJILHODZIC. English/Nat Thousands more Bosnian Serbs have fled the Sarajevan suburb of Vogosca Friday as the Bosnian-Croat Federation took control of the.

Bosnia & Herzegovina is a beautiful country with swathes of rugged wilderness. The Sutjeska National Park is one such area and boasts one of Europe’s last primeval forests, as well as the mighty Durmitor Mountains.

This itinerary includes all the essential elements: ascending Bosnia's highest peak, Maglic Mountain (2,m), passing hidden waterfalls and glacial lakes and sightseeing in the.One of the best third-party accounts of the civil war in the s is this book by Misha Glenny, a British journalist who reported on the civil war for the BBC and now writes for The that the book covers the outbreak and ensuing conflict around the region, it is not exclusively about Bosnia, but the wider picture is necessary to fully understand why the conflict happened and why Author: Bethany Currie.