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Mother tongue : a saga of three generations of Balkan women

Author: Tania Romanov Amochaev
Publisher: Palo Alto : Travelers' Tales, An imprint of Solas House, Inc., 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The unrelenting consequences of 100 years of Balkan wars force three generations of Croatian women-Katarina, Zora, Tania-to flee their homelands multiple times. Eventually Tania, a successfully integrated American, journeys back to her fractured homeland with her mother to unravel the secrets of their shared past.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Amochaev, Tania Romanov, 1949- author.
Mother tongue
Palo Alto : Travelers' Tales, An imprint of Solas House, Inc., 2018
(DLC) 2017044333
Named Person: Tania Romanov Amochaev; Tania Romanov Amochaev
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tania Romanov Amochaev
ISBN: 9781609521288 1609521285
OCLC Number: 1013988690
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Going home --
Part I. Katarina --
The baby who wouldn't wait --
Surviving the war --
Balkanization --
Post War crises --
Finding another way --
Starting over --
Haven in Yugoslavia --
World War II --
Zora finds her way --
Visiting their homeland --
Medulin farewell --
Losing Katarina --
Part II. Zora --
A best friend's wedding --
Meeting Tolya --
Belgrade and marriage --
The golden child --
Cold War threatens --
Tania born to crisis --
Exiled again --
Campo San Sabba --
Campo family --
Sasha in Italian hospital --
Zora's ultimatum --
Babusya's last stand --
Leaving Zhenya --
The SS Constitution --
San Francisco, home --
Speak Serbian, Tania --
The greg --
Losing Tolya --
Taking Zora to Medulin --
Finding cousin Milan --
Visitors from America --
Zora learns her real name --
San Sabba secrets --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Tania Romanov.

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The unrelenting consequences of 100 years of Balkan wars force three generations of Croatian women-Katarina, Zora, Tania-to flee their homelands multiple times. Eventually Tania, a successfully integrated American, journeys back to her fractured homeland with her mother to unravel the secrets of their shared past.

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