Books tagged: postwar europe

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The Boy and the Ogre
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,100. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
In 1960, George Pushkin is struggling with paranoia, convinced the KGB is out to kill him. Trying to do his best for his family, he takes his family to America, only to find he has brought his demons with him. A coming of age story unlike any other, THE BOY AND THE OGRE relates the flight to freedom, as Michel struggles against the physical and psychological strictures of his troubled stepfather.
Letters To America From Communist East Germany
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I am publishing some of the texts of letters and cards I received from an East German finance student in the years from 1984-1991. As far as I know "Dana" is now living in Berlin, married since 1989. Her letters show a brightness and curiosity about life and culture. A child of socialism, she was deeply curious about life in capitalist America. Yet she felt a duty to produce a child for the state
Ultramarine and Yellow Dreams
Price: Free! Words: 690. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A short, humorous essay describing the author's acceptance as an art student in post-war Austria to a foreign exchange program in the United States.
White Eagle: Jim Colling Adventure Series IV
Series: The Jim Colling Adventure Series, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,420. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
It is 1951, and the Korean War is in its second year. Called back to active duty, Jim Colling accepts the offer of a direct commission, with assignment to Signal Corps intelligence in Europe. On arriving in Germany, he discovers that he will be working for the CIA, his first assignment, to enter Soviet-occupied Poland and rescue the wife and children of a Polish officer turned informant.