Boryana Katsarova is a freelance photojournalist represented by the Paris-based Cosmos Photo Agency. She lives in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Braving sniper bullets, Mustafa Jahi and friends carried the historic volumes of the Gazi Husrev-beg Library from one hiding place to another throughout the three-year Siege of Sarajevo. Last year, the library found a new, permanent haven—close to where it was founded nearly 500 years ago.
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