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The angel of Grozny

orphans of a forgotten war

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This edition was published in by Basic Books in New York.

Written in English

340 pages

In the early hours of New Year's 1994, Russian troops invaded the Republic of Chechnya, plunging the country into a prolonged and bloody conflict that continues to this day. A foreign correspondent in Moscow at the time, Åsne Seierstad traveled regularly to Chechnya to report on the war, describing its affects on those trying to live their daily lives amidst violence.

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The angel of Grozny: orphans of a forgotten war
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The angel of Grozny

orphans of a forgotten war

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In the early hours of New Year's 1994, Russian troops invaded the Republic of Chechnya, plunging the country into a prolonged and bloody conflict that continues to this day. A foreign correspondent in Moscow at the time, Åsne Seierstad traveled regularly to Chechnya to report on the war, describing its affects on those trying to live their daily lives amidst violence.

The angel of Grozny

orphans of a forgotten war

This edition was published in by Basic Books in New York.


Edition Description

In the early hours of New Year's 1994, Russian troops invaded the Republic of Chechnya, plunging the country into a prolonged and bloody conflict that continues to this day. A foreign correspondent in Moscow at the time, Åsne Seierstad traveled regularly to Chechnya to report on the war, describing its affects on those trying to live their daily lives amidst violence.

Table of Contents

The little wolf
sharpens his kinzhal
The First War
Wolf hunt
Return
The Angel of Grozny
The abused
Living in a fog
Friday evening
Sleep in a cold room, wake up in a cold room
Between Mecca and the Kremlin
The enemy among us
Welcome to Ramzania
New Grozny and the Green Zone
The Youth Palace
War and peace
His father's son
Tea, old woman?
While Putin watches
Honour
The fist
For the Fatherland
Minus and plus
The little wolf and the thief.

Edition Notes

"Published in 2008 in Great Britain by Virago Press"--T.p. verso.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
947.5/2086
Library of Congress
DK511.C37 S45 2008, DK511.C37 S44513 2008

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23086318M
Internet Archive
angelofgroznyorp00seie
ISBN 10
0465011225
ISBN 13
9780465011223
LC Control Number
2008925222
Library Thing
5128919
Goodreads
2808414

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