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The coldest winter

a stringer in liberated Europe

by Paula Fox

  • 341 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by H. Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stringers (Journalists),
  • Homes and haunts,
  • Americans,
  • Biography,
  • American Authors,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    The author describes her movements across Europe"s scrambled post-war borders--trips to empty castles and ruined cathedrals, a stint in bombed out Warsaw in the midst of the Communist takeover, and nights spent in apartments with distant relatives, friends of friends, and in shabby pensions with little heat, each place echoing with the horrors of war.

    Edition Notes

    StatementPaula Fox
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3556.O94 Z465 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination133 p. :
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24931316M
    ISBN 100805070869, 0805078061
    ISBN 109780805078060
    LC Control Number2005040254
    OCLC/WorldCa57625829

    Winter's alone for the first time in her life and she's quickly learning that there's no one she can count on but herself. A quote on the back of this book said something about Winter being a self-absorbed brat, but because the author is so talented, you still have sympathy for her. I whole-heartedly agree/5(29).   THE COLDEST WINTER by ANTONY JOHNSTON and STEVEN PERKINS is the second book in the series began by THE COLDEST CITY, now the movie ATOMIC BLONDE starring CHARLIZE THERON and JAMES McAVOY.

    "The Coldest Winter" shows how age can bring wisdom and perspective, and an excellent journalist can bring it out. The book may begin on J , but it winds its way back to the roots of the conflict and explains, finally, to me, how . The Coldest Winter Ever Ebook - Previews: From Publishers Weekly Hip-hop star, political activist and now writer, Sister Souljah exhibits a raw and true voice (though her prose is rough and unsophisticated) in this cautionary tale protesting drugs and violence among young African-Americans in the inner city. Winter Santiaga, the year-old daughter of big-time drug dealer .

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