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Prague winter : a personal story of remembrance and war, 1937-1948

Author: Madeleine Korbel Albright; William Woodward
Publisher: New York : HarperLuxe, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st HarperLuxe edView all editions and formats
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From former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright comes a moving and thoughtful memoir of her formative years in Czechoslovakia during the tumult of Nazi occupation, World War II, fascism, and the onset of the Cold War.--Publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Madeleine Korbel Albright; Madeleine Korbel Albright; Madeleine Korbel Albright
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Madeleine Korbel Albright; William Woodward
ISBN: 9780062128423 0062128426
OCLC Number: 990382747
Notes: Originally published: New York : Harper, 2012.
Description: xiii, 730 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Setting Out --
Part One: Before March 15, 1939. An Unwelcome Guest --
Tales of Bohemia --
The Competition --
The Linden Tree --
A Favorable Impression --
Out From Behind the Mountains --
"We Must Go On Being Cowards" --
A Hopeless Task --
Part Two: April 1939-April 1942. Starting Over --
Occupation and Resistance --
The Lamps Go Out --
The Irresistible Force --
Fire in the Sky --
The Alliance Comes Together --
The Crown of Wenceslas --
Part Three: May 1942-April 1945. Day of the Assassins --
Auguries of Genocide --
Terezin --
The Bridge Too Far --
Cried-out Eyes --
Doodlebugs and Gooney Birds --
Hitler's End --
Part Four: May 1945-November 1948. No Angels --
Unpatched --
A World Big Enough to Keep Us Apart --
A Precarious Balance --
Struggle for a Nation's Soul --
A Failure to Communicate --
The Fall --
Sands Through the Hourglass --
The Next Chapter --
Guide to Personalities --
Time Lines.
Responsibility: Madeleine Albright with Bill Woodward.

Abstract:

From former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright comes a moving and thoughtful memoir of her formative years in Czechoslovakia during the tumult of Nazi occupation, World War II, fascism, and the onset of the Cold War.--Publisher's description.

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