By Robert Isenberg

What ever occurred to Yugoslavia? 13 years after the cease-fire, author Robert Isenberg explores 5 nations through bus, motorcycle, and foot, to determine what has develop into of those international locations as soon as crippled via genocidal battle and principally forgotten through the yank attention. He discovers demanding borders, lively minefields, mystery tunnels, and towns scarred through artillery but additionally proud peoples quietly suffering to outlive within the New Europe. The Archipelago is an epic tale of violence and braveness, conflict and peace, set opposed to the breathtaking panorama of the Balkan Peninsula.

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