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Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
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One Mans Journey To Freedom Escape From Behind the Iron Curtain

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The first 15 years of his life were spent in exile. After returning to Albania, he experienced firsthand the martyrdom of his homeland through World War II, the civil war that followed, and the subsequent brutal communist domination. He was forced to leave his medical studies, imprisoned, released, and then sent to work in one of the poorest regions in the North. While forced into hard labor he received the physical conditioning necessary for his tenth attempt at escaping the country. He left behind his parents and brother and risked risk a fate worse than death--capture—hoping for a future and a life free from oppression. The miraculous story of One Man's Journey to Freedom: Escape From Behind the Iron Curtain provides a powerfully moving account of the heroic resistance against the destruction of humanitarian principles and persecution behind the Iron Curtain, and reminds us that history could repeat itself at any time and in any place.

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The miraculous story of One Man's Journey to Freedom: Escape From Behind the Iron Curtain provides a powerfully moving account of the heroic resistance against the destruction of humanitarian principles and persecution behind the Iron Curtain, and reminds us that history could repeat itself at any time and in any place.

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ISBN:
9781935356134
Subtitle:
Escape from Behind the Iron Curtain
Author:
Kortsha, Gene X
Publisher:
Joseph Karl Pub
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Kortsha, Gene X.,
Subject:
Escapes
Subject:
Political refugees
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
History
Subject:
Albania
Subject:
1944-1990.
Publication Date:
2010-12-20
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English

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"Synopsis" by , The miraculous story of One Man's Journey to Freedom: Escape From Behind the Iron Curtain provides a powerfully moving account of the heroic resistance against the destruction of humanitarian principles and persecution behind the Iron Curtain, and reminds us that history could repeat itself at any time and in any place.
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