Stolen Voices

Young People's War Diaries, from World War I to Iraq
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Author(s): Olara A. Otunnu
Original Publish Date: Dec 26, 2006
Product Number: EB00394495
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781440627378
Publisher: Penguin Books
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Description

From the author of the international bestseller Zlata's Diary comes a haunting testament to how war's brutality affects the lives of young people Zlata Filipovic's diary of her harrowing war experiences in the Balkans, published in 1993, made her a globally recognized spokesperson for children affected by military conflict. In Stolen Voices, she and co-editor Melanie Challenger have gathered fifteen diaries of young people coping with war, from World War I to the struggle in Iraq that continues today. Profoundly affecting testimonies of shattered youth and the gritty particulars of war in the tradition of Anne Frank, this extraordinary collection- the first of its kind-is sure to leave a lasting impression on young and old readers alike.

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