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Tell Us 5 Things About Your Book: Judith Matloff on Why Mountains Attract War

Mar 21, 2017 - The New York Times

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No one would describe mountains as easy places. But the dangers documented in Judith Matloff’s new book, “No Friends but the Mountains,” go beyond the expected rough terrain. Matloff, a veteran war correspondent, was curious why so many of the world’s conflicts take place in mountainous regions. To get a better understanding, she traveled to Albania, Mexico and other places. In the first installment of a new interview series, Matloff tells us about the inspirati...