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Leaving Iran : between migration and exile —Goldin, Farideh, 1953- author.

"In 1976, at the age of twenty-three, Farideh Goldin left Iran in search of her imagined America. She sought an escape from the suffocation she felt under the cultural rules of her country and the future her family had e...

Letters from the lost a memoir of discovery —Waldstein Wilkes, Helen, 1936-
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2011

On March 15, 1939, Helen Waldstein's father snatched his stamped exit visa from a distracted clerk to escape from Prague with his wife and child. As the Nazis closed in on a war-torn Czechoslovakia, only letters from the...

Letters from the lost a memoir of discovery —Waldstein Wilkes, Helen, 1936-
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2011

On March 15, 1939, Helen Waldstein's father snatched his stamped exit visa from a distracted clerk to escape from Prague with his wife and child. As the Nazis closed in on a war-torn Czechoslovakia, only letters from the...

Letters from the lost a memoir of discovery —Waldstein Wilkes, Helen, 1936-
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2011
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On March 15, 1939, Helen Waldstein's father snatched his stamped exit visa from a distracted clerk to escape from Prague with his wife and child. As the Nazis closed in on a war-torn Czechoslovakia, only letters from the...

Man proposes, God disposes recollections of a French pioneer —Maturie, Pierre.
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2016

In 1910, young Pierre Maturie bid farewell to his comfortable life in rural France and travelled to northern Alberta in search of independence, adventure, and newfound prosperity. Some sixty years later, he wrote of the ...

Amma's daughters : a memoir —Shrivastava, Meenal, 1971-, author.

"As a precocious young girl, Surekha knew very little about the details of her mother Amma's unusual past and that of Babu, her mysterious and sometimes absent father. The tense, uncertain family life created by her pare...

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