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Author: Christina Shea; Gift in honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Peace Corps (Library of Congress)
Publisher: New York : Black Cat ; [Berkeley, CA] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In the final winter of the Second Word War, five-year-old Éva Farkas is sewn into a flour sack and smuggled across the Hungarian border to Romania. She is renamed Anca and forbidden to speak Hungarian ever again. When the pillars of Communism finally crumble, Anca returns to Hungary to find a home and reclaim the name her mother gave her.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christina Shea; Gift in honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Peace Corps (Library of Congress)
ISBN: 9780802170866 0802170862
OCLC Number: 692288762
Notes: LC copy 1 signed by author.
Includes a reading group guide.
Description: 294 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Christina Shea.

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