Gabriele Annan: Bosnian fall-out, 3 March 2005
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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
“... corpses at Srebrenica, and Brkic’s job was to measure them and the ground around them, hunt for any belongings that might help identify them, get them into body-bags and send them to the specially set-up morgue. Halfway through the day’s work, the team would picnic on unappetising MREs (ready-to-eat meals) among the bones, the decaying flesh, the ...”