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Invasion - The Inside Story of Russia s Bloody War and Ukraine s Fight for

Englisch · Taschenbuch

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Informationen zum Autor LUKE HARDING is a journalist, writer, and award-winning foreign correspondent with The Guardian . He is the author of seven previous nonfiction books: Shadow State , Collusion , A Very Expensive Poison , The Snowden Files , Mafia State , WikiLeaks , and The Liar (the last two co-written by David Leigh). Two have been made into Hollywood movies. His books have been translated into thirty languages. Harding lives near London with his wife, the freelance journalist Phoebe Taplin, and their two children. Zusammenfassung New York Times bestselling author of Collusion and The Snowden Files Luke Harding’s personal, frontline reporting on Russia’s harrowing invasion of Ukraine, the biggest news event of 2022 and an inflection point in international politics In a damning, inspiring, and breathtaking narrative of what is likely to be a turning point for Europe—and the world— Guardian correspondent and New York Times bestselling author Luke Harding reports firsthand on the first year of the Russian invasion of Ukraine. When, just before dawn on February 24, 2022, Vladimir Putin declared war on its neighbor, Harding was there, on the ground in Kyiv. The destruction brought by Russia was harrowing. Refugees sheltered in metro stations or fled to other parts of Europe. Among the unarmed Ukrainians who remained, some were summarily shot for the simple crime of carrying a cell phone. But this senseless violence was met with astounding resilience—from, among others, the country’s embattled leader Volodymyr Zelenskiy—and the courage of a people prepared to risk everything to preserve their nation’s freedom. Here are piercing portraits of the leaders on both sides of this monumental struggle, a fascinating look into the war’s possible future, a haunting depiction of the atrocities in Bucha and elsewhere, and an intimate glimpse into the ordinary lives being impacted by the biggest conflict in Europe since the Second World War. Harding captures this crucial moment in history with candor, insight, and an unwavering focus on the human stories that lie at its heart....


Autoren Luke Harding
Verlag Vintage USA
Sprache Englisch
Produktform Taschenbuch
Erschienen 29.11.2022
EAN 9780593685174
ISBN 978-0-593-68517-4
Seiten 368
Abmessung 132 mm x 203 mm x 18 mm
Thema Geisteswissenschaften, Kunst, Musik > Geschichte


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