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Title:
The war in Kosovo
Author:
Ross, Stewart.
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Publication Information:
Austin, Tex. : Raintree Steck-Vaughn Publishers, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
64 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 25 cm.
Summary:
Explains the history of the recent conflict in Kosovo and the NATO intervention against Serbia.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780817255404
Format :
Book

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Central Library DR2087 .R67 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Readers examine important world events through engaging text, authentic photos, and quotes from people who experienced these turbulent times. The series gives an honest presentation of global crises, such as war, attempts at genocide, and manmade disasters. Each title traces history's defining moments from their roots to their inevitable outcome.


Author Notes

Stewart Ross is a prize-winning author of books for children, and has written two novels, several plays, two librettos, and several widely acclaimed historical works. His books have been translated into about a dozen languages. After several years teaching at various institutions Stewart has become one of Britain's most prolific and popular authors. He has published over 175 titles for adults and children.

Ross is also a frequent, popular speaker to student and adult audiences. His book, The Story of Scotland has won two literary awards.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Table of Contents

The Frenkisp. 4
One Place, Many Peoplesp. 8
Kosovo and Yugoslavia, 1900-80p. 15
Tension and Terror, 1981-95p. 23
Bloodbath, 1992-98p. 32
The Power of NATO, 1998-99p. 42
What Next?p. 54
Date Listp. 60
Glossaryp. 62
Indexp. 63
Resourcesp. 64

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