I Dream of Peace: Images of War by Children of Former Yugoslavia
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I Dream of Peace: Images of War by Children of Former Yugoslavia

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Drawings and writings by children in Bosnia, Herzegovina, Croatia, and Serbia reflect their feelings about the war.
Hardcover, 80 pages
Published March 28th 1994 by United Nations
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Daniel L.
Dreams of Peace Amid the Nightmares of War and Genocide

In 1991, the airwaves were ringing with President George H. W. Bush's call to arms to stop an act of war... in Kuwait. At the time, we heard hardly a word of the genocide in the former Yugoslavia. Would the president only have had the opportunity to have heard the poignant voices in "I Dream of Peace." The title of this touching book comes from Aleksandar, a boy in Sarajevo, who was severely burned in an explosion. The saddest fact of twenti...more
The pictures are eery. Our children know more than we think. The world has been at war so long it is easy to forget these children still need our help. I also think we are desensitized to an extent and we should discuss other country's in need.
Amazing. Children's drawings speak volumes.
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