Bosnian novelist has town built in his honour | Books | The GuardianHis writings dealt mainly with life in his native Bosnia under Ottoman rule. As the authorities were unable to build a strong case against him, he spent much of the war under house arrest , only being released following a general amnesty for such cases in July After the war, he studied South Slavic history and literature at universities in Zagreb and Graz , eventually attaining his Ph. D in Graz in He worked in the diplomatic service of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia from to and again from to
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His potential as a writer of both prose and verse was recognized early, and his reputation was established with Ex. He was raised in Bosnia, a region of violent political turmoil for centuries. The unexpected meeting. The list below is a combination of " recognized" ; literary works i. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. His best known work is undoubtedly Death and the Dervish, a novel about a man coming to terms with the seemingly random arrest of his brother.