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The Bridge On the Drina

The Bridge On the Drina

(1945)
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The Bridge on the Drina is a vivid depiction of the suffering history has imposed upon the people of Bosnia from the late 16th century to the beginning of World War I. As we seek to make sense of the current nightmare in this region, this remarkable, timely book serves as a reliable guide to its people and history.

"No better introduction to the study of Balkan and Ottoman history exists, nor do I know of any work of fiction that more persuasively introduces the reader to a civilization other than our own. It is an intellectual and emotional adventure to encounter the Ottoman world through Andric's pages in its grandiose beginning and at its tottering finale. It is, in short, a marvelous work, a masterpiece, and very much sui generis. . . . Andric's sensitive portrait of social change in distant Bosnia has revelatory force." - William H. McNeill, from the introduction

"The dreadful events occurring in Sarajevo over the past several months turn my mind to a remarkable historical novel from the land we used to call Yugoslavia, Ivo Andric's The Bridge on the Drina." - John M. Mohan, Des Moines Sunday Register

 
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Hardback Editions

2007 : Hardback
Title: The Bridge on the Drina
Author(s): Ivo Andric
ISBN: 8673466369 / 978-8673466361
Publisher: Dereta
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December 2006 : Hardback
Title: The Bridge on the Drina
Author(s): Ivo Andric
ISBN: 8673465427 / 978-8673465425
Publisher: Dereta
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December 1959 : UK Hardback
Title: Bridge On the Drina
Author(s): Ivo Andric
ISBN: 0-04-823017-0 / 978-0-04-823017-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
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June 1959 : Hardback
Title: Bridge on the Drina
Author(s): Ivo Andric
ISBN: 9997406036 / 978-9997406033
Publisher: MacMillan Pub Co
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Paperback Editions

April 1994 : UK Paperback
Title: The Bridge Over The Drina
Author(s): Ivo Andric
ISBN: 1-86046-058-5 / 978-1-86046-058-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harvill Press
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April 1994 : UK Paperback
Title: The Bridge Over The Drina
Author(s): Ivo Andric
ISBN: 0-00-273000-6 / 978-0-00-273000-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harvill Press
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August 1977 : USA Paperback
Title: The Bridge on the Drina (Phoenix Fiction)
Author(s): Ivo Andric
ISBN: 0-226-02045-2 / 978-0-226-02045-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: University Of Chicago Press
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January 1967 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: The Bridge on the Drina
Author(s): Ivo Andric
ISBN: 0-451-01798-6 / 978-0-451-01798-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Signet
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January 1967 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: The Bridge on the Drina
Author(s): Ivo Andric
ISBN: 0-451-50347-3 / 978-0-451-50347-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Signet Classics
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January 1960 : USA Paperback
Title: The Bridge on the Drina
Author(s): Ivo Andric
ISBN: 0-451-02143-6 / 978-0-451-02143-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Signet
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