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Description - The Yugoslav Wars by Nigel Thomas

Following the death of the Yugoslavian strongman President Tito in 1980, the several semi-autonomous republics and provinces that he had welded into a nation in 1945 moved inexorably towards separation. As the world watched a series of wars ripped through this modern European state. In this second of two volumes, experts on the Balkan region give a clear and concise explanation of the armies of the Croatian War of Independence 1991-92 and the Bosnian Civil War 1992-95. This includes the regular and militia forces which fought in these campaigns and which ultimately resulted in the UN/NATO policing of Croatia and Bosnia that continues to this day. The book details this fascinating conflict and is illustrated with rare photos and an extraordinary range of colour uniform plates.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781841769646
ISBN-10: 1841769649
Format: Paperback
(248mm x 184mm x 7mm)
Pages: 48
Imprint: Osprey Publishing
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 7-Nov-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Nigel Thomas

Dr. Nigel Thomas is an accomplished linguist and military historian and is currently a Senior Lecturer at the University of Northumbria, Newcastle. His interests are 20th century military and civil uniformed organisations, with a special interest in Eastern Europe. He was recently awarded a PhD on the Eastern Enlargement of NATO.Krunoslav Mikulan MA is a Lecturer at a Teacher Training College in Croatia. His particular interests are the history, organization, uniforms and insignia of ex-Yugoslav military and internal security forces. He is the author of books on the Croatian police and on the Croatian forces in World War II; and is the co-author with Nigel Thomas of MAA 282 Axis Forces in Yugoslavia 1941-5. The author lives in Newcastle, UK and Croatia.

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