Gabriele Annan: Bosnian fall-out, 3 March 2005
Show More The Stone Fields: An Epitaph for the Living by Courtney AngelaBrkic.
Granta, 316 pp., £12.99, October 2004, 9781862076570Show More
This Was Not Our War: Bosnian Women Reclaiming the Peace by Swanee Hunt.
Duke, 307 pp., £21.50, January 2005, 0 8223 3355 4Show More
Then They Started Shooting: Growing Up in Wartime Bosnia by Lynne Jones.
Harvard, 336 pp., £18.95, February 2005, 0 674 01561 4Show More
“... Angela Brkic’s The Stone Fields is subtitled ‘An Epitaph for the Living’, but its underlying and overwhelming theme is death – death in Bosnia. It is a chronicle of Brkic’s Bosnian Croat family, from the end of the First World War to the present day (Brkic’s father emigrated to the US in 1959 and she was born there ...”