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Rebecca West, Black Lamb and Grey Falcon (1941)

In his review for The Guardian Geoff Dyer calls this book “one of the neglected masterpieces of 20th-century travel writing”. It is vast work of more than 1000 pages, West describes her visits to Yugoslavia in the years running up tot the Second World War. 335 more words

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Ivo Andrić, The Bridge on the Drina (1945)

Ivo Andrić, the only Yugoslav author to win the Nobel Prize (1961), wrote his magnum opus while under house arrest in Belgrade during the war and published it in 1945. 514 more words

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Tim Judah

Ter voorbereiding van onze brotherhood trip naar Belgrade lees ik o.a. Tim Judah’s boek over The Serbs. History Myth and the Destruction of Yugoslavia (3rd ed., Yale University Press, 2009).   36 more words

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Deutschland braucht Chemie: A review of the book from Karl-Ludwig Kley – CEO from Merck KGaA

by: Carlos Campos

I try to keep this blog focused on topics closely related to fields of Healthcare and Life sciences. However, since Karl-Ludwig Kley is one of the most influential CEOs in today’s pharmaceutical business… 332 more words

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Frustrating Reading Rut?

Really want to quench your reading thirst? Yes, there really is such a thing as a reading thirst. But what do you do when you just haven’t located… 1,206 more words

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