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The Resource Their promised land : my grandparents in love and war, Ian Buruma

Their promised land : my grandparents in love and war, Ian Buruma

Label
Their promised land : my grandparents in love and war
Title
Their promised land
Title remainder
my grandparents in love and war
Statement of responsibility
Ian Buruma
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a story of an assimilated Jewish family in turbulent times, the author describes his grandparents' enduring love through the terror and separation of two world wars during which their courage, imagination, and devotion helped them to triumph over the very darkest of days
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buruma, Ian
Dewey number
  • 305.892/404210922
  • B
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schlesinger, Bernard
  • Schlesinger, Winifred
  • Jews
  • Jews, German
  • Jews, German
  • Spouses
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Love-letters
  • Buruma, Ian
  • HISTORY / Jewish
  • HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical
Label
Their promised land : my grandparents in love and war, Ian Buruma
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Don't Like the Name -- First Love -- Going to War -- The Long Wait -- Safe Haven -- The Beginning -- The End of the Beginning -- Empire -- The Beginning of the End -- The End -- Epitaph
Control code
BK0017013714
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9781594204388
Lccn
2015043408
Label
Their promised land : my grandparents in love and war, Ian Buruma
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Don't Like the Name -- First Love -- Going to War -- The Long Wait -- Safe Haven -- The Beginning -- The End of the Beginning -- Empire -- The Beginning of the End -- The End -- Epitaph
Control code
BK0017013714
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9781594204388
Lccn
2015043408

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