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Letters from Berlin : a story of war, survival, and the redeeming power of love and friendship / Margarete Dos and Kerstin Lieff.

Author/Creator:
Dos, Margarete, 1924-2005.
Publication:
Guilford, CT : Lyons Press, c2013.
Format/Description:
Book
xxiv, 358 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Dos, Margarete, 1924-2005.
Dos, Margarete, 1924-2005 -- Correspondence.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany -- Berlin.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, German.
Nurses -- Germany -- Berlin -- Biography.
Deutsches Rotes Kreuz -- Biography.
Berlin (Germany) -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care -- Germany -- Berlin.
Prisoners of war -- Russia (Federation) -- Novomoskovsk -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Soviet.
Contents:
Part I. Paradise Lost, 1933-1942
Paradise
Am I Still the Way We Used to Be?
An Important Man Arrives
A City I Would Fall in Love With
The Night of Broken Glass
The Announcement Came
That's Just How It Is Now
Part II. Bombs on Berlin, 1942-1945
In the Bunkers
I'll Be Home in No Time
You'll Study Medicine
The Professor with the Gray Boots
You'll Not Recognize It
The Twentieth of July
Horse Carts and Children
Who Will Save Us?
The Final Days
It's Over
Part III. Journey to a New Life, 1945-1949
A Sharp Turn
Stay Small
Snow
The Seasons Changed
You Still Have Hope
The Wide-Open Nothingness
Mutti Was Stoic
How I Came to Kiel
The Man Who Had Been to Canada
Coda: Sweden, 1952
The Lake
Letters to My Beloved Franzel
Epilogue.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 350-358).
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Hiram G. Haney Fund.
Contributor:
Lieff, Kerstin, 1952-
Hiram G. Haney Fund.
ISBN:
0762777982
9780762777983 (hbk.)
Publisher no.:
99953685480
Web link:
The Hiram G. Haney Fund Home Page
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