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In the aftermath of war, the old city was a wreck. Carl Bildt, the former prime minister of Sweden, who served as co-chairman of the peace conference that effectively ended the bitter conflicts that followed the break-up of the former Yugoslavia, described the shock of his first visit this way (in Peace Journey): The southern parts of town made it look as if the world had come to an end. Snow covered the ruins, which stretched as far as the eye could see. .But what made the greatest impression was not what could be seen, but what the ear could