The Bridge on the Drina is a historical novel by the Yugoslav writer Ivo Andrić. It revolves around the Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge in Višegrad, which spans. Un Puente Sobre El Drina by Ivo Andric, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. : Un Puente sobre el drina () by Ivo Andric and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at.

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Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. I started learning serbo-croatian three years ago, my teacher recommended this book, as a difficult but reasonable challenge for my level of knowledge at this point. Public Private login e. This single location in All: The Man and the Artist: Login to add to list.

Rachel rated it did not like it Jan 20, Published October 30th by Debolsillo first published One evening, the blockhouse burns down. Junctures and Disjunctures in the 19th and 20th Centuries.

Un Puente Sobre El Drina

Aspden, Peter 27 June Home This editionSpanish, Book edition: Physical Description p. Construction begins inand five years later the bridge is completed, together with a caravanserai or han.

Quotes from Un puente sobre e Making a Nation, Breaking a Nation: Turcizmiwords of Turkish, Arabic or Persian origin that had found their way into the South Slavic languages under Ottoman rule.

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. The bridge replaces the unreliable ferry transport that was once the only means of traversing the river and comes to represent an important link between the Bosnia Eyalet and the rest of the Ottoman Empire. English Choose a language for shopping.


Un puente sobre el Drina

Add a tag Cancel Be the first to add a tag for this edition. Central European University Press. InAustria-Hungary formally annexes Bosnia-Herzegovina, sparking tensions with Serbia, which the Austro-Hungarians come to regard as a serious obstacle to their further conquest of the eastern Balkans. Bridge Between East and West.

Thus, the bridge is both a symbol of unification and division. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Someone who can really invest the time into a book. Inhe was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature “for the epic force with which he has traced themes and depicted human destinies drawn from the history of his country”.

In place of these there is the bridge, whose birth we attend, whose stability we come to count on. Customers who viewed this item also viewed.

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They are often referred to as the “Bosnian Trilogy” as they were published simultaneously and had been written in the same period.

The one star isn’t for the book itself as I haven’t read it yet but for the bookstore that can’t seem to send a book in the requested language. None of the characters gripped me, and as soon as a plot took hold it was suddenly years later with a whole new group of characters. Throughout the interwar periodhe served as an ambassador of the newly created Puetne of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes later Yugoslavia.

A barrack is built at the site of the caravanserai and the town experiences a substantial influx of foreigners.


On the one hand, it marks the end of traditional Ottoman life in the town and signals the unstoppable oncome of modernity, while on the other, it foreshadows the death and destruction that await Bosnia and Herzegovina in the future. This single location in New South Wales: After the Congress of Berlin inSerbia and Montenegro become fully independent countries. Irinchi rated it did not like it Nov 16, Comments and reviews What are comments?

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Local children begin to be educated in Sarajevo, and some go on to continue their studies in Vienna. Probably most famous example of mean spirited and continuous greater-Serbian propaganda in which Serbs are always good natured, good looking and suffering immensly, while Bosniaks are always refered to as Turks, ugly, physicaly imperfect, mean and full of hatred.

In Junehe was allowed to return to German-occupied Belgrade but was confined to a friend’s apartment in conditions that some biographers liken to house arrest. The boy’s mother follows her son wailing until she reaches the Drina River, where he is taken across by ferry and she can no longer follow. Or maybe it isn’t the book, maybe it was just me.