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The Resource The Bosnia list : a memoir of war, exile, and return, Kenan Trebincevic and Susan Shapiro

The Bosnia list : a memoir of war, exile, and return, Kenan Trebincevic and Susan Shapiro

Label
The Bosnia list : a memoir of war, exile, and return
Title
The Bosnia list
Title remainder
a memoir of war, exile, and return
Statement of responsibility
Kenan Trebincevic and Susan Shapiro
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"At age eleven, Kenan Trebincevic was a happy, karate-loving kid living with his family in the quiet Eastern European town of Brcko. Then, in the spring of 1992, war broke out, and his friends, neighbors, and teammates all turned on him. Kenan's only crime: he was Muslim. This ... memoir chronicles Kenan's miraculous escape from the brutal ethnic cleansing campaign that swept the former Yugoslavia"--Page 4 of cover
Summary
"This poignant, searing memoir chronicles Kenan's miraculous escape from the brutal ethnic cleansing campaign that swept the former Yugoslavia. After two decades in the United States, Kenan honors his father's wish to visit their homeland, making a list ofwhat he wants to do there. Kenan decides to confront the former next door neighbor who stole from his mother, see the concentration camp where his Dad and brother were imprisoned and stand on the grave of his first betrayer to make sure he's really dead.Back in the land of his birth, Kenan finds something more powerful-and shocking-than revenge"--
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10282161
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trebinčević, Kenan
Dewey number
  • 949.703092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DR1313.8
LC item number
.T74 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shapiro, Susan
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Trebinčević, Kenan
  • Trebinčević, Kenan
  • Trebinčević, Kenan
  • Yugoslav War, 1991-1995
  • Yugoslav War, 1991-1995
  • Escapes
  • Muslims
  • Bosnian Americans
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • HISTORY / Europe / General
  • HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century
  • Brčko (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a memoir of war, exile, and return
Label
The Bosnia list : a memoir of war, exile, and return, Kenan Trebincevic and Susan Shapiro
Link
ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/BooksellersandMedia/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9780143124573.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 309) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Marshal Tito in Astoria, 2009 -- An indelible lesson in self-defense, 1991 -- Pressure cooker, 2011 -- The last Muslim family in Brcko, 1992 -- The reckoning, 2011 -- Daca and her uzi, 1992 -- Days of resurrection, 2011 -- My grandpa Murat's karma, 1992 -- Their side of town, 2011 -- An argument with my mother, 1995 -- Finding Amela, 2011 -- My father's loss, 2001 -- Crossing enemy lines, 2011 -- In dreams begins forgiveness, 2012 -- The new Bosnia list
Control code
1001977
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
x, 320 pages
Isbn
9780143124573
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013035345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780143124573
Label
The Bosnia list : a memoir of war, exile, and return, Kenan Trebincevic and Susan Shapiro
Link
ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/BooksellersandMedia/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9780143124573.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 309) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Marshal Tito in Astoria, 2009 -- An indelible lesson in self-defense, 1991 -- Pressure cooker, 2011 -- The last Muslim family in Brcko, 1992 -- The reckoning, 2011 -- Daca and her uzi, 1992 -- Days of resurrection, 2011 -- My grandpa Murat's karma, 1992 -- Their side of town, 2011 -- An argument with my mother, 1995 -- Finding Amela, 2011 -- My father's loss, 2001 -- Crossing enemy lines, 2011 -- In dreams begins forgiveness, 2012 -- The new Bosnia list
Control code
1001977
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
x, 320 pages
Isbn
9780143124573
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013035345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780143124573

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