skip to content
Crossing the borders of time : a true story of war, exile, and love reclaimed Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Crossing the borders of time : a true story of war, exile, and love reclaimed

Author: Leslie Maitland
Publisher: New York : Other Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Investigative reporter Leslie Maitland grew up enthralled by her mothers accounts of forbidden romance and harrowing flight from the Nazis. Her book is both a journalists vivid depiction of a world at war and a daughters pursuit of a haunting question: what had become of the handsome Frenchman whose picture her mother continued to treasure almost fifty years after they parted? It is a tale of memory that reporting  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Leslie Maitland; Leslie Maitland
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leslie Maitland
ISBN: 9781590514962 1590514963
OCLC Number: 744285963
Description: 494 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Leslie Maitland.

Abstract:

Investigative reporter Leslie Maitland grew up enthralled by her mothers accounts of forbidden romance and harrowing flight from the Nazis. Her book is both a journalists vivid depiction of a world at war and a daughters pursuit of a haunting question: what had become of the handsome Frenchman whose picture her mother continued to treasure almost fifty years after they parted? It is a tale of memory that reporting made real and a story of undying love that crosses the borders of time.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/744285963> # Crossing the borders of time : a true story of war, exile, and love reclaimed
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "744285963" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1070252679#Event/1939_1945> ; # 1939 - 1945
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1092797> ; # Refugees
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1070252679#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_jews_france> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Jews--France
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/940.53145092341073/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1070252679#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_refugees_france> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Refugees--France
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> ; # France.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983135> ; # Jews
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1070252679#Topic/first_loves_france> ; # First loves--France
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/925778> ; # First loves
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> ; # World War (1939-1945)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1730523> ; # Jewish refugees
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1070252679#Topic/jewish_refugees_united_states> ; # Jewish refugees--United States
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/55580491> ; # Leslie Maitland
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2011" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/55580491> ; # Leslie Maitland
    schema:datePublished "2011" ;
    schema:description "Investigative reporter Leslie Maitland grew up enthralled by her mothers accounts of forbidden romance and harrowing flight from the Nazis. Her book is both a journalists vivid depiction of a world at war and a daughters pursuit of a haunting question: what had become of the handsome Frenchman whose picture her mother continued to treasure almost fifty years after they parted? It is a tale of memory that reporting made real and a story of undying love that crosses the borders of time."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1070252679> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Crossing the borders of time : a true story of war, exile, and love reclaimed"@en ;
    schema:productID "744285963" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/744285963#PublicationEvent/new_york_other_press_2011> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1070252679#Agent/other_press> ; # Other Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781590514962> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/744285963> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1070252679#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_jews_france> # World War, 1939-1945--Jews--France
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Jews--France"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1070252679#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_refugees_france> # World War, 1939-1945--Refugees--France
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Refugees--France"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1092797> # Refugees
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Refugees"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> # World War (1939-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "World War (1939-1945)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> # France.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "France." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1730523> # Jewish refugees
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Jewish refugees"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/925778> # First loves
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "First loves"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983135> # Jews
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Jews"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/55580491> # Leslie Maitland
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Maitland" ;
    schema:givenName "Leslie" ;
    schema:name "Leslie Maitland" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781590514962>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:description "hardcover" ;
    schema:isbn "1590514963" ;
    schema:isbn "9781590514962" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/744285963>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/744285963> ; # Crossing the borders of time : a true story of war, exile, and love reclaimed
    schema:dateModified "2015-02-25" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.