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The Long Way Home


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März 2010

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

The Long Way Home is a riveting remembrance of the Great War by a master writer…. Deeply compelling.” — Douglas Brinkley

“Moving, revealing, and lovingly researched, this book is a must read, and a great read, for any of us whose forebears came from overseas-meaning just about all of us.” — Erik Larson

The author of the award-winning The Children’s Blizzard, David Laskin, returns with a remarkable true story of the immigrants who risked their lives fighting for America during the Great War.

Portrait

David Laskin is the author of The Children's Blizzard, winner of the Midwest Booksellers' Choice Award for nonfiction and the Washington State Book Award. His writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Smithsonian magazine. He lives in Seattle, Washington.

Pressestimmen

“David Laskin’s The Long Way Home is a brilliant blending of social analysis and personal narrative, which recovers the experience of a ‘lost generation’—the immigrant ‘greenhorns’ who became Americans through service on the battlefields of World War I.”
EAN: 9780061985348
Untertitel: An American Journey from Ellis Island to the Great War. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: HarperCollins
Erscheinungsdatum: März 2010
Seitenanzahl: 448 Seiten
Format: epub eBook
Kopierschutz: Adobe DRM
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