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
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ISBN: 9781848613249
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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: ...

My Father The Pornographer

Author: Chris Offutt
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501112473
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PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR In “one of the most sensitive, nuanced examinations of father and son relationships” (The Boston Globe), award-winning writer Chris Offutt struggles to understand his recently deceased father, ...

Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee

Author: Dee Brown
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453274146
Size: 63.43 MB
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This ebook features an illustrated biography of Dee Brown including rare photos from the author’s personal collection.

Seamus Heaney And East European Poetry In Translation

Author: Carmen Bugan
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ISBN: 9781907975646
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In this study, Carmen Bugan looks at how the poetry of Seamus Heaney, born of the Troubles in Northern Ireland, has encountered the historically-tested imaginations of Czeslaw Milosz, Joseph Brodsky, Osip Mandelstam, and Zbigniew Herbert, ...

Memoirs Of A Teenage Amnesiac

Author: Gabrielle Zevin
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
ISBN: 9781429956291
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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.

Can T We Talk About Something More Pleasant

Author: Roz Chast
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1620406381
Size: 43.82 MB
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An amazing portrait of two lives at their end and an only child coping as best she can, Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant will show the full range of Roz Chast's talent as cartoonist and storyteller.

Releasing The Porcelain Birds

Author: Carmen Bugan
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ISBN: 9781848614697
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In this manner RELEASING THE PORCELAIN BIRDS is one continuous poem which faces down dispossession and reaches towards exuberance.

Testament Of Youth

Author: Vera Brittain
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0297859145
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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 ...

Central And Eastern Europe 1944 1993

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