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Author Bullough, Oliver, 1977-
Title Let our fame be great : journeys among the defiant people of the Caucasus / Oliver Bullough
Imprint New York : Basic Books, c2010
book jacket
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 Euro-Am 3F Western Mat.  947.5086 B8766 2010    AVAILABLE  -  30500101387481
Descript xi, 496 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps (some col.) ; 25 cm
Note Color maps on lining papers
Includes bibliographical references (p. [463]-476) and index
Introduction : Let us live in freedom -- I. The Circassians, 1864. 1. 1. Are you not a Circassian? -- 2. We share happiness, we share sadness -- 3. I give thee that little bird -- 4. Three hundred prime-bodied Circassians -- 5. The Caucasus Mountains are sacred to me -- 6. Extermination alone would keep them quiet -- 7. A pear tree in the mountains -- 8. Here lived the Circassians -- 9. The Circassians do not appear in this list -- II. The mountain Turks, 1943-4. 10. A red gramophone -- 11. A dirty animal -- 12. Three little boys -- 13. The double-headed mountain -- 14. I always fought against the class enemies -- 15. Liquidate the bandit group -- 16. The 'unnation' was a new phenomenon -- 17. Playing Stalin -- III. Grozny, 1995. 18. War is war, but to behave in that way is not right -- 19. A Muslim submissive to the will of God -- 20. The imam and the princesses -- 21. Fire is better than shame -- 22. The old man Shamil -- 23. People should not return ever -- 24. This is all for the sake of Allah -- 25. Everyone was scared of them -- 26. My sons were killed -- IV. Beslan, 2004. 27. We offer you peace, and the choice is up to you -- 28. I cannot even raise my eyes towards them -- 29. It was all for nothing -- 30. The hard shackles of evil -- 31. I have become no one -- 32. There is no need for this any more -- Postscript : The boy who chose an orange, not a gun
EAS: HM
Subject Bullough, Oliver, 1977- -- Travel -- Caucasus
Caucasus -- History
Caucasus -- Social conditions
Caucasus -- Description and travel
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