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The Resource Balkan ghosts : a journey through history, Robert D. Kaplan

Balkan ghosts : a journey through history, Robert D. Kaplan

Label
Balkan ghosts : a journey through history
Title
Balkan ghosts
Title remainder
a journey through history
Statement of responsibility
Robert D. Kaplan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Author's account of his travels through the Balkan countries and a history of the region
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kaplan, Robert D.
Dewey number
914.9604
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DR16
LC item number
.K36 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
000131381
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kaplan, Robert D
  • Kaplan, Robert D
  • Balkan Peninsula
  • Balkan Peninsula
  • Travel
  • Balkan Peninsula
  • Krisengebiet
  • Südosteuropa
Label
Balkan ghosts : a journey through history, Robert D. Kaplan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Thomas Dunne book"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-296) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Saints, terrorists, blood, and holy water -- pt. 1. Yugoslavia : historical overtures: Croatia : "Just so they could go to heaven" ; Old Serbia and Albania : Balkan "West Bank" ; Macedonia : "A hand thirsting towards the realm of the stars" ; The white city and its prophet -- pt. 2. Romania : Latin passion play: Athenee Palace, Bucharest ; The Danube's bitter end ; Moldavia : "Conditioned to hate" ; The land beyond Dracula's castle : the painted monastaries of Bucovina ; Transylvanian voices ; Transylvanian tale : the Pied Piper's children go back to Hamelin ; Last glimpses : Timisoara and Bucharest -- pt. 3. Bulgaria : tales from communist Byzantium: "The warmth of each other's bodies" ; The price of friendship ; The bad and the good -- pt. 4. Greece : Western mistress, Eastern bride: Farewell to Salonika ; "Teach me, Zorba, teach me to dance" ; The secret history -- Epilogue: The road to Adrianople
Control code
ocm27107919
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxvii, 307 pages
Isbn
9780312087012
Lccn
92043300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o27107919
  • (OCoLC)27107919
Label
Balkan ghosts : a journey through history, Robert D. Kaplan
Publication
Note
"A Thomas Dunne book"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-296) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Saints, terrorists, blood, and holy water -- pt. 1. Yugoslavia : historical overtures: Croatia : "Just so they could go to heaven" ; Old Serbia and Albania : Balkan "West Bank" ; Macedonia : "A hand thirsting towards the realm of the stars" ; The white city and its prophet -- pt. 2. Romania : Latin passion play: Athenee Palace, Bucharest ; The Danube's bitter end ; Moldavia : "Conditioned to hate" ; The land beyond Dracula's castle : the painted monastaries of Bucovina ; Transylvanian voices ; Transylvanian tale : the Pied Piper's children go back to Hamelin ; Last glimpses : Timisoara and Bucharest -- pt. 3. Bulgaria : tales from communist Byzantium: "The warmth of each other's bodies" ; The price of friendship ; The bad and the good -- pt. 4. Greece : Western mistress, Eastern bride: Farewell to Salonika ; "Teach me, Zorba, teach me to dance" ; The secret history -- Epilogue: The road to Adrianople
Control code
ocm27107919
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxvii, 307 pages
Isbn
9780312087012
Lccn
92043300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o27107919
  • (OCoLC)27107919

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