Spomenik Monument Database (Ebook)
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the focus of resentment and anger This book brings together the largest collection of spomeniks published to date Each has focus of resentment and anger This book brings together the largest collection of spomeniks published to date Each has extensively photographed and researched by the author to make this book the most comprehensive survey of this obscure and fascinating architectural phenomenon A fold out map on the reverse of the dust jacket shows the exact location of each spomenik using GPS coordinat. .
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Love it alreadyLost a star to printing errors photosIt s about the size of a VHS tape This is to printing errors photosIt s about the size of a VHS tape This is useful primer in the recent bloody history of the region as well as a data rich survey of these monuments which to my mind share a certain characteristic of soullessness which I suspect is bec. The first ever spomenik uidebook with over 75 examples alongside map references and information on why they exist and who built them Spomenik’ the Serbo CroatSlovenian word for ‘monument’ – refers to a series of memorials built in Tito’s Republic of Yugoslavia from the 1960s 1990s marking the horror of the occupation and the defeat of Axis forces during World War II Hundreds were built across the country from coastal resorts to remote mountains Through these imaginative forms of concrete and steel a classless.