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[Reading] ➼ Goodbye Sarajevo By Atka Reid – Camberleyhotel.co.uk May 1992 Hana is twelve years old when she is put on one of the last UN evacuation buses fleeing the besieged city of Sarajevo Her twenty one year old sister Atka staying behind to look after their fiMay 1992 Hana is twelve years old when she is put on one of the last UN evacuation buses fleeing the besieged city of Sarajevo Her twenty one year old sister Atka staying behind to look after their five younger siblings is there to say goodbye Thinking that they will be apart for only a few weeks they make a promise to each other to be braveBut as the Bosnian war escalates and months go by without contact their promise to each other becomes deeply significant Hana is forced to cope as a refugee in Croatia far aw.

Ay from home and family while Atka battles for survival in a city where snipers mortar attacks and desperate food shortages are a part of everyday life Their mother working for a humanitarian aid organisation is unable to reach them and their father retreats inside himself shocked at what is happening to his city In Sarajevo death lurks in every corner and shakes the foundation of their existence One day their beloved uncle is killed while ueuing up for bread in the market suare in a massacre similar to the one.

goodbye epub sarajevo epub Goodbye Sarajevo MOBIAy from home and family while Atka battles for survival in a city where snipers mortar attacks and desperate food shortages are a part of everyday life Their mother working for a humanitarian aid organisation is unable to reach them and their father retreats inside himself shocked at what is happening to his city In Sarajevo death lurks in every corner and shakes the foundation of their existence One day their beloved uncle is killed while ueuing up for bread in the market suare in a massacre similar to the one.

10 thoughts on “Goodbye Sarajevo

  1. Kathryn Kathryn says:

    MOBI Goodbye Sarajevo Kindle ☆ é camberleyhotel.co.uk goodbye epub, sarajevo epub, Goodbye Sarajevo MOBIA true story based on the journals kept by two sisters of ten siblings who are separated during the war in Bosnia and


  2. Chrissie Chrissie says:

    MOBI Goodbye Sarajevo Kindle ☆ é camberleyhotel.co.uk goodbye epub, sarajevo epub, Goodbye Sarajevo MOBIOK the two authors of this book had an important story to tell These two sisters and their family lived through the Siege of Sarajevo beginning in 1992 The Muslim family living in Sarajevo was very large ten kids Two of the kids one twelve and the other fifteen were evacuated to Croatia Another daughter was in Vienna when the siege began so she too later lived with her sisters in Croatia The rest along with their mother and father and two grandmothers lived through the Siege from March 1992 through November 1995 The mother chose to return to Sarajevo 10000 were killed 60000 were wounded Remember this was in Europe; this was in recent times And what did the UN do? Not much of anything What did the European Union do? Very little It was very hard to listen to this because it felt so close in both time and place It felt like next door An


  3. Sara Dahabović Sara Dahabović says:

    MOBI Goodbye Sarajevo Kindle ☆ é camberleyhotel.co.uk goodbye epub, sarajevo epub, Goodbye Sarajevo MOBI 'Do you understand much about the situation here?' I asked'I'm trying to' he said 'but it's confusing because you all look the same


  4. Dani Dani says:

    MOBI Goodbye Sarajevo Kindle ☆ é camberleyhotel.co.uk goodbye epub, sarajevo epub, Goodbye Sarajevo MOBILoved this book I didn't know too much about the Bosnia war except for snippets so for me this was a huge education piece whilst following a fam


  5. Jennifer Jennifer says:

    MOBI Goodbye Sarajevo Kindle ☆ é camberleyhotel.co.uk goodbye epub, sarajevo epub, Goodbye Sarajevo MOBIuite an amazing story of the harshness of war the love of family and the transformation afforded by deeds of the kindhearted and generous of spirit when moved by pity towards our defenceless sisters This is the story of the children of a family torn apart by the outrages of war in Bosnia and Herzegovina in the 1990s The experiences of the two narrating sisters are uite different with the 21 year old Atka forced to stay behind in Sarajevo and act as mother to her many other siblings; and Hana who made it to the relative safety of Croatia and had a conventional though lonely and parentless experience in which she went to school and was supported by the family of neighboursIt is an


  6. Heather G Heather G says:

    MOBI Goodbye Sarajevo Kindle ☆ é camberleyhotel.co.uk goodbye epub, sarajevo epub, Goodbye Sarajevo MOBIWowThis was truly an amazing book The dichotomy between those mindlessly killing and those helping the family was both sad and heartening


  7. A M A M says:

    MOBI Goodbye Sarajevo Kindle ☆ é camberleyhotel.co.uk goodbye epub, sarajevo epub, Goodbye Sarajevo MOBIYou can also read my review here The Balkan War of the 90s is one of those events that I have a morbid fascination with I struggle to understand how it happened how people that you had been happily living next to for years could suddenly turn into your enemy how the Western nations could just stand back and watch the atrocities that were being committed and do nothing It is a subject I return to over and over again trying to garner some insight into but I always come up emptyUnfortunately this book added little to my understanding and I don’t suppose I should have expected it to as it is the retelling of two sisters experience of the war one in Sarajevo and the other in Zagreb While what they went through was awful an


  8. Kate Kate says:

    MOBI Goodbye Sarajevo Kindle ☆ é camberleyhotel.co.uk goodbye epub, sarajevo epub, Goodbye Sarajevo MOBIIt never ceases to amaze me the level of horror degradation and deprivation humans continue to put on one another in the name of some pumped up righteous ideal The evidence has been mounting for centuries that slugging it out means there are a lot losers than winners Yet time and time again when the human story is revealed it is the ordinary folk intent on surviving that show us what courage and strength mean It is the love and connection to those closest that means super human feats are performed Goodbye Sarajevo is one such story it centered around a large family from Sarajevo Atka the eldest daughter and Hana a younger sister kept journ


  9. Michael Michael says:

    MOBI Goodbye Sarajevo Kindle ☆ é camberleyhotel.co.uk goodbye epub, sarajevo epub, Goodbye Sarajevo MOBIA true story of two sisters from a large Muslim family living in Sarajevo who recount their life after the disintegration of Yugoslavia and the subseuent attacks on Sarajevo by the Bosnian Serbs Near starvation lack of fuel and heatin


  10. Freda Pierce Freda Pierce says:

    MOBI Goodbye Sarajevo Kindle ☆ é camberleyhotel.co.uk goodbye epub, sarajevo epub, Goodbye Sarajevo MOBII was torn whether to give this book two or three stars it really needs 25The story is very moving and it was good to read a first hand experience But the writing is not particularly engaging and I think it could have been so much Living through the Sarajevo siege was clearly traumatic difficult and horrifying yet through this the Atka's family stayed strong but the em


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