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The Resource Prague winter : a personal story of remembrance and war, 1937-1948, Madeleine Albright ; with Bill Woodward

Prague winter : a personal story of remembrance and war, 1937-1948, Madeleine Albright ; with Bill Woodward

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Prague winter : a personal story of remembrance and war, 1937-1948
Title
Prague winter
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a personal story of remembrance and war, 1937-1948
Statement of responsibility
Madeleine Albright ; with Bill Woodward
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Language
eng
Summary
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.
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contains biographical information
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DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Prague winter : a personal story of remembrance and war, 1937-1948, Madeleine Albright ; with Bill Woodward
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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 Hour-Glass -- The Next Chapter -- Guide to personalities -- Time Lines
Control code
ocn757483836
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
467 p.
Isbn
9780062030313
Lccn
2011049416
Other physical details
illustrated
Label
Prague winter : a personal story of remembrance and war, 1937-1948, Madeleine Albright ; with Bill Woodward
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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 Hour-Glass -- The Next Chapter -- Guide to personalities -- Time Lines
Control code
ocn757483836
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
467 p.
Isbn
9780062030313
Lccn
2011049416
Other physical details
illustrated

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