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Bury Me Standing : the Gypsies and Their Journey

Author: Isabel Fonseca; 3M Company.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2011.
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Isabel Fonseca describes the four years she spent with Gypsies from Albania to Poland, listening to their stories, deciphering their taboos, and befriending their matriarchs, activists, and child prostitutes. A masterful work of personal reportage, this volume is also a vibrant portrait of a mysterious people and an essential document of a disappearing culture. 50 photos. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Isabel Fonseca; 3M Company.
ISBN: 9781446419427 1446419428
OCLC Number: 841332504
Notes: Electronic book.
Description: 1 online resource 1 online resource (336 pages)
Responsibility: Fonseca, Isabel.
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Focuses on the gypsies in Eastern Europe (an estimated 6 million), and their future as a distinct race within a nationalist Europe.  Read more...

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"Compassionate, amusing, sardonic and highly intelligent" -- Michael Ignatieff * Independent on Sunday * "Isabel Fonseca's book is literally a revelation: a hidden world - at once ignored and Read more...

 
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