A small corner of hell : dispatches from Chechnya

Other titles
  • Vtorai͡a chechenskai͡a. English
  • Vtorai︠a︡ chechenskai︠a︡. English.
  • Vtorai︠a︡ chechenskai︠a︡
Published
  • Chicago : University of Chicago Press c2003
Physical description
1 online resource (vi, 224 p.) : map.
ISBN
  • 9780226674346
  • 0226674347
  • 0226674320
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2013. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
  • Original electronic resource Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary,
  • Translated from the Russian.
  • Available in electronic full text to members of the University via the Library web catalogue.
  • Ebrary eBook
  • Description based on print version record.
Contents
  • INTRODUCTION: WHOSE TRUTH?; PROLOGUE; ORDINARY CHECHEN LIFE IN WARTIME; MODERN RUSSIAN LIFE AGAINST THE BACKDROP OF THE WAR; WHO WANTS THIS WAR?; EPILOGUE: LONDON, MAY 2002: AN ENDING WITHOUT CLOSURE; AFTERWORD: YELLOW ON BLACK;
Related item
  • Print version:: Politkovskai͡a, Anna. Vtorai͡a chechenskai͡a. English. Small corner of hell. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2003
  • http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/bios/uchi051/2003010001.html
  • http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/uchi052/2003010001.html
  • http://www.loc.gov/catdir/bios/uchi051/2003010001.html
  • http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/uchi052/2003010001.html
  • https://hml.londonmet.ac.uk/player?autostart=n&fullscreen=y&width=0&height=0&videoId=6835&captions=n&chapterId=0
Genre
  • Electronic books.
  • History.
  • Personal narratives - Russian.
  • text
Language
  • English
  • Russian
Internet Resources
Title
  • Вторая чеченская. English
Other titles
  • Вторая чеченская. English

Summary

  • The recent murder of Anna Politkovskaya is grim evidence of the danger faced by journalists passionately committed to writing the truth about wars and politics. A longtime critic of the Russian government, particularly with regard to its policies in Chechnya, Politkovskaya was a special correspondent for the liberal Moscow newspaper Novaya gazeta. Beginning in 1999, Politkovskaya authored numerous articles about the war in Chechnya, and she was the only journalist to have constant access to the region.Politkovskaya's second book on the Chechen War, A Small Corner of Hell, offers an insider's v.

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