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The Resource Curfewed night : one Kashmiri journalist's frontline account of life, love, and war in his homeland, Basharat Peer

Curfewed night : one Kashmiri journalist's frontline account of life, love, and war in his homeland, Basharat Peer

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Curfewed night : one Kashmiri journalist's frontline account of life, love, and war in his homeland
Title
Curfewed night
Title remainder
one Kashmiri journalist's frontline account of life, love, and war in his homeland
Statement of responsibility
Basharat Peer
Title variation
Curfewed night
Title variation remainder
one Kashmiri journalists frontline account of life, love, and war in his homeland
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Curfewed Night is a brave and unforgettable piece of literary reporting that reveals the personal stories behind one of the most brutal conflicts in modern times. Since 1989, when the separatist movement exploded, more than seventy thousand people have been killed in the battle between India and Pakistan over Kashmir. Born and raised in the war-torn region, Basharat Peer brings this little-known part of the world to life in haunting, vivid detail. -- From book jacket
Summary
A native to the war-torn region of Kashmir offers a portrait of the disputed area between India and Pakistan, featuring personal stories behind one of the modern world's most brutal conflicts
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
338276
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peer, Basharat
Dewey number
954.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Peer, Basharat
  • Ethnic conflict
  • Journalists
  • Jammu and Kashmir (India)
  • Jammu and Kashmir (India)
  • Jammu and Kashmir (India)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
one Kashmiri journalist's frontline account of life, love, and war in his homeland
Label
Curfewed night : one Kashmiri journalist's frontline account of life, love, and war in his homeland, Basharat Peer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Fragile fairyland -- Freedom songs -- Very long miles -- Bunkeristan -- Shalimar express -- A close call -- Situation -- The trial -- I see you again -- City of no joy -- Papa-2 -- Heroes -- Price of life -- In the courtyards of faith -- The missing shiva -- The black blanket
Control code
000044746426
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9781439109113
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009040416
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)419815321
Label
Curfewed night : one Kashmiri journalist's frontline account of life, love, and war in his homeland, Basharat Peer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Fragile fairyland -- Freedom songs -- Very long miles -- Bunkeristan -- Shalimar express -- A close call -- Situation -- The trial -- I see you again -- City of no joy -- Papa-2 -- Heroes -- Price of life -- In the courtyards of faith -- The missing shiva -- The black blanket
Control code
000044746426
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9781439109113
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009040416
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)419815321

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