A World Torn Asunder: The Life and Triumph of Constantin C. Giurescu by Marina Giurescu
Approx. 143,560 words.
Published on November 25, 2012 by
Bettie Youngs Book Publishers.
A biography of Constantin Giurescu, Romania’s leading historian who in a war-torn Romania is confined to the notorious Sighet penitentiary. His diary was put in a glass jar, buried, then smuggled out by Dr. Paul E. Michelson—who does the FOREWORD for this book). An account from the turn of the century to the fall of Communism, the sellout of Eastern Europe and finally, the rise of modern Romania.