Burying The Typewriter

Author: Carmen Bugan
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 1447212983
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That afternoon, Carmen returned from school to find secret police in her living room. Her father’s protest against the regime had changed her life for ever. This is her story.

The House Of Straw

Author: Carmen Bugan
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781848613249
Size: 59.34 MB
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Carmen Bugan is the author of the collection of poems, Crossing the Carpathians, the memoir Burying the Typewriter: Childhood Under the Eye of the Secret Police, and the monograph Seamus Heaney and East European Poetry in Translation: ...

Budapest Exit

Author: Csaba Teglas
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
ISBN: 9781585446407
Size: 17.45 MB
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In Budapest Exit: A Memoir of Fascism, Communism, and Freedom, Teglas begins with the story of his childhood in Hungary. During the war, the dramatic changes that took place in his country intensified with the invasion of the Nazis.

Central And Eastern Europe 1944 1993

Author: Ivan Berend
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521663526
Size: 44.72 MB
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An ambitious, comparative analysis of 'Eastern Bloc' economies during a period of revolutionary change.

Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee

Author: Dee Brown
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453274146
Size: 38.99 MB
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This ebook features an illustrated biography of Dee Brown including rare photos from the author’s personal collection.

The Glass Castle

Author: Jeannette Walls
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0748115560
Size: 15.89 MB
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This is a startling memoir of a successful journalist's journey from the deserted and dusty mining towns of the American Southwest, to an antique filled apartment on Park Avenue.

Avid Reader

Author: Robert Gottlieb
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 0374713901
Size: 32.49 MB
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A spirited and revealing memoir by the most celebrated editor of his time After editing The Columbia Review, staging plays at Cambridge, and a stint in the greeting-card department of Macy's, Robert Gottlieb stumbled into a job at Simon and ...

The Typewriter S Tale

Author: Michiel Heyns
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1250119014
Size: 71.16 MB
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“Live all you can; it’s a mistake not to.” This is the maxim of celebrated author Henry James and one which his typist Frieda Wroth tries to live up to.

Testament Of Youth

Author: Vera Brittain
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0297859145
Size: 11.58 MB
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TESTAMENT OF YOUTH, one of the most famous autobiographies of the First World War, is Brittain's account of how she survived those agonising years; how she lost the man she loved; how she nursed the wounded and how she emerged into an ...

Memoirs Of A Teenage Amnesiac

Author: Gabrielle Zevin
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
ISBN: 9781429956291
Size: 29.55 MB
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But Naomi picked heads. After her remarkable debut, Gabrielle Zevin has crafted an imaginative second novel all about love and second chances. Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac is a 2008 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.