Michael Stewart, 11 December 1997
Show More Balkan Justice: The Story behind the First International War Crimes Trial since Nuremberg by Michael Scharf.
Carolina, 340 pp., $28, October 1997, 0 89089 919 3Show More
The Tenth Circle of Hell: A Memoir of Life in the Death Camps of Bosnia by Rezak Hukanovic.
Little, Brown, 164 pp., £14.99, May 1997, 0 316 63955 9Show More
Burn This House: The Making and Unmaking of Yugoslavia edited by Jasminka Udovicki and James Ridgeway.
Duke, 326 pp., $49.95, November 1997, 0 8223 1997 7Show More
A Safe Area: Srebrenica, Europe’s Worst Massacre since the Second World War by David Rohde.
Simon and Schuster, 440 pp., £8.99, June 1997, 0 671 00499 9Show More
Triumph of the Lack of Will: International Diplomacy and the Yugoslav War by James Gow.
Hurst, 343 pp., £14.95, May 1997, 1 85065 208 2Show More
“... stage. But for the most part the rule, as described in a powerful memoir by an inmate of Omarska, Rezak Hukanovic, was that ‘anyone could give a Serb soldier in town fifty bucks and a piece of paper with the name of a prisoner on it, and rest assured that the prisoner wouldn’t make it through to the next morning.’ This was an orchestration of petty ...”