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Into Sarajevo.

Into Sarajevo.

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Published by IUAV, Padova, Il Poligrafo in [Venezia], .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sarajevo (Bosnia and Hercegovina),
  • Bosnia and Hercegovina,
  • Sarajevo
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- Bosnia and Hercegovina -- Sarajevo -- 20th century -- Designs and plans,
    • Architecture -- Bosnia and Hercegovina -- Sarajevo -- 21st century -- Designs and plans,
    • Postwar reconstruction -- Bosnia and Hercegovina -- Sarajevo,
    • Olympics -- Buildings,
    • Sarajevo (Bosnia and Hercegovina) -- Buildings, structures, etc

    • Edition Notes

      GenreDesigns and plans.
      SeriesQuaderni IUAV ;, 24, Quaderni (Istituto universitario di architettura di Venezia. Dipartimento di progettazione architettonica) ;, 24.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA1455.B54 I58 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination156 p. :
      Number of Pages156
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3354744M
      ISBN 108871152603
      LC Control Number2004392413

      Some three million books and countless artifacts were destroyed when Sarajevo's National Library was burned to the ground 20 years ago. It was a clear attack on the cultural identity of a people. How or when the book left Venice and came to Sarajevo is a mystery. It was acquired by the museum in , when an indigent Jewish family named Kohen offered it for sale.

      Overall this book was portrayed very well and gave the reader a good sense of how it was to live there. Whether your everyday struggle was to get water, cross a road or pull the trigger it took you into their shoes. The setting was vivid and you could imagine it at almost every point in the : Billy Saxton.   The second work of nonfiction from the Sarajevo-born novelist, the book is split into two halves — “My Parents: An Introduction” and “This Does Not Belong to You” — that proceed inward Author: Madeleine Schwartz.

      “I cannot imagine a lovelier, more beautifully wrought book about the depravity of war as The Cellist of Sarajevo. Each chapter is a brief glimpse at yet another aspect of the mind, the heart, the soul—altogether Galloway gives us fine, deep notes of human music which will remain long after the final page.” —ZZ Packer, author of. Preview this book» What people are Death and Life in Sarajevo under Siege. Sarajevo in the Long Shadow of War. Conclusion. Bibliography. Robert J. Donia Snippet view - Sarajevo: A Biography Robert J. Donia No preview available - Sarajevo: A Biography Robert J. Donia No preview available.


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