The Angel of Grozny: Orphans of a Forgotten War

The Angel of Grozny: Orphans of a Forgotten War

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by Asne Seierstad
     
 

ISBN-10: 0465019498

ISBN-13: 9780465019496

Pub. Date: 05/25/2010

Publisher: Basic Books

For over fifteen years, journalist and best-selling author Åsne Seierstad has been the West's most passionate voice on the prolonged and bloody conflict in Chechnya. Traveling in secret and under the constant threat of danger, she lived with orphans, the wounded, and the lost-the children of Grozny.

A compelling and intimate portrait of Chechnya today. The

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For over fifteen years, journalist and best-selling author Åsne Seierstad has been the West's most passionate voice on the prolonged and bloody conflict in Chechnya. Traveling in secret and under the constant threat of danger, she lived with orphans, the wounded, and the lost-the children of Grozny.

A compelling and intimate portrait of Chechnya today. The Angel of Grozny is a vivid account of a land's violent history and its ongoing battle for freedom.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465019496
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
05/25/2010
Edition description:
First Trade Paper Edition
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
860,969
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.90(h) x 1.10(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

1 The Little Wolf 1

2 ...sharpens his kinzhal 11

3 The First War 28

4 Wolf Hunt 49

5 Return 63

6 The Angel of Grozny 71

7 The Abused 78

8 Living in a Fog 88

9 Friday Evening 96

10 Sleep in a Cold Room - Wake Up in a Cold Room 119

11 Between Mecca and the Kremlin 137

12 The Enemy Among Us 152

13 Welcome to Ramzania 162

14 New Grozny and the Green Zone 173

15 The Youth Palace 179

16 War and Peace 198

17 His Father's Son 210

18 Tea, Old Woman? 226

19 While Putin Watches 235

20 Honour 246

21 The Fist 253

22 For the Fatherland 291

23 Minus and Plus 311

24 The Little Wolf and the Thief 317

Thank You 341

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