Syria: Descent Into The Abyss: An unforgettable anthology of contemporary reportag

Syria Descent Into The Abyss An unforgettable anthology of contemporary reportag This remarkable anthology of reportage chronicles than three years of spiralling violence and despair in Syria atrocity heaped upon atrocity misery upon misery and all so far to no avail No faction

  • Title: Syria: Descent Into The Abyss: An unforgettable anthology of contemporary reportag
  • Author: Kim Sengupta Patrick Cockburn Robert Fisk
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 150
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • This remarkable anthology of reportage chronicles than three years of spiralling violence and despair in Syria atrocity heaped upon atrocity, misery upon misery, and all so far to no avail No faction is without blood on its hands no crime, from torture to poison gas , has been deemed taboo The dead are too numerous to count the UN mid 2014 figure of 190,000This remarkable anthology of reportage chronicles than three years of spiralling violence and despair in Syria atrocity heaped upon atrocity, misery upon misery, and all so far to no avail No faction is without blood on its hands no crime, from torture to poison gas , has been deemed taboo The dead are too numerous to count the UN mid 2014 figure of 190,000 is one of the conservative estimates As for the living, close to 3 million refugees have fled Syria, with millions internally displaced How did we come to this There is no better way to answer this question than to revisit The Independent s published accounts of the unfolding tragedy Spearheaded by peerless and profoundly experienced correspondents such as Patrick Cockburn, Robert Fisk, Kim Sengupta , our coverage has led the world in its fearlessness and insight Syria s tragedy is not yet over Perhaps it has not even reached its final act One day, however, historians will ask themselves how an ancient and proud civilisation was reduced to ruins, a century old regional settlement reduced to irrelevance and a generation of innocent civilians condemned to live in a vicious, desolate war zone When they do so, the testimony and analysis in this volume could provide a valuable starting point.

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    1. Recently I was looking to find a book which would enlighten me about some of the key events taking place in a brutal conflict in Syria. I was intrigued to read this book which had been put together by Robert Fisk and others and therefore, I imagined it to be an informative and an imaginative read.Very quickly I realised that this book descended in to a revisionist analogue; although quite cleverly put together and which spanned the period of Spring 2011 to Autumn 2015. The work is nothing more t [...]

    2. No new ground covered here if you've been following the news -- but so handy to have it all in one place, even though it's incredibly depressing to read in sequence and watch the disaster unfold, and continue to unfold, and continue

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