Kosovo: War and Revenge / Edition 2

Kosovo: War and Revenge / Edition 2

by Tim Judah
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0300097255

ISBN-13: 9780300097252

Pub. Date: 09/28/2002

Publisher: Yale University Press

This is a revealing account of how Kosovo became the crucible of one of the twentieth century's most poisonous ethnic conflicts. Written by a seasoned journalist who witnessed the Balkan conflagration and its aftermath, the book presents a gripping analysis of the origins of the Serb-Albanian conflict, the course of the battle, the issues and personalities, and

Overview

This is a revealing account of how Kosovo became the crucible of one of the twentieth century's most poisonous ethnic conflicts. Written by a seasoned journalist who witnessed the Balkan conflagration and its aftermath, the book presents a gripping analysis of the origins of the Serb-Albanian conflict, the course of the battle, the issues and personalities, and options for the future. In this second edition Tim Judah updates the story to, and beyond, the fall of Milosevic.

Author Biography: Tim Judah has broadcast about Kosovo and has written about it for many newspapers. He is also the author of the prizewinning book The Serbs: History, Myth, and the Destruction of Yugoslavia (paper ISBN 0-300-07656-8).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300097252
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
09/28/2002
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
408
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Author's Notevii
Acknowledgementsix
Prefacexii
Introduction: Kossovo Dayxvii
1 History: War by Other Means1
2 Slobodan.Milosevic@gov.yu33
3 Phantom state61
4 Homeland Calling99
5 Friends from the woods135
6 Quoth the Raven, `Nevermore'164
7 Agreement for Peace197
8 You will bomb us227
9 We will win. Period. Full stop266
10 Tomorrow's Masters of Kosova286
Appendix One: Kosovo population censuses 1948-1991313
Appendix Two: UN Security Council Resolution 1244314
Notes322
Select bibliography334
Index

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