Yugoslav Wars: Bosnia, Kosovo and Macedonia 1992 - 2001 by Nigel Thomas, K Mikulan, Darko Pavlovic |, NOOK Book (eBook) | Barnes & Noble
The Yugoslav Wars (2): Bosnia, Kosovo and Macedonia 1992-2001

The Yugoslav Wars (2): Bosnia, Kosovo and Macedonia 1992-2001

by Nigel Thomas, K Mikulan, Darko Pavlovic
     
 

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Osprey's examination of Bosnia, Kosovo and Macedonia's involvement in the Yugoslav Wars (1991-1995), as well as their involvement in the conflicts of the years that followed. Following the death of the Yugoslavian strongman President Tito in 1980, the several semi-autonomous republics and provinces that he had welded into a nation in 1945 moved inexorably

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Osprey's examination of Bosnia, Kosovo and Macedonia's involvement in the Yugoslav Wars (1991-1995), as well as their involvement in the conflicts of the years that followed. Following the death of the Yugoslavian strongman President Tito in 1980, the several semi-autonomous republics and provinces that he had welded into a nation in 1945 moved inexorably towards separation. As the world watched a series of wars ripped through this modern European state. In this second of two volumes, experts on the Balkan region give an unprecedented, clear and concise explanation of the armies of the the Bosnian Civil War 1992-5 as well as the conflicts in Kosovo and Macedonia. This includes the regular and militia forces which fought in these campaigns and which ultimately resulted in the UN/NATO policing of the region that continues to this day. The book is illustrated with rare photos and an extraordinary range of colour uniform plates.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781472801968
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA
Publication date:
02/20/2013
Series:
Elite , #146
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Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
64
Sales rank:
970,617
File size:
11 MB
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Meet the Author

Dr Nigel Thomas is an accomplished linguist and military historian. His interests include 20th century military and civil uniformed organizations, with a special interest in Central and Eastern Europe. He was recently awarded a PhD on the Eastern Enlargement of NATO. Krunoslav Mikulan MA is a Lecturer at the Teacher Training College in Croatia. He is the author and co-author of books on the Croatian police and on the Croatian forces in World War II; and is the co-author with Nigel Thomas of MAA 282 Axis Forces in Yugoslavia 1941–45.

Darko Pavlovic was born in 1959 and currently lives and works in Zagreb, Croatia. A trained architect, he now works as a full-time illustrator and writer, specializing in militaria. Darko has illustrated a number of books for Osprey including Men-at-Arms 282: 'Axis Forces in Yugoslavia 1941–45'.

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