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Vanished by the Danube : peace, war, revolution, and flight to the West / Charles Farkas ; introduction by Margaret McMullan.

Author/Creator:
Farkas, Charles, 1925-
Publication:
Albany : State University of New York Press, [2013]
Series:
Excelsior Editions
Excelsior editions
Excelsior Editions
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (496 p.)
Subjects:
Farkas, Charles, 1925- -- Childhood and youth.
Hungarian Americans -- Biography.
Hungary -- Emigration and immigration.
Hungary -- History -- 1918-1945.
Hungary -- History -- 1945-1989.
Hungary -- History -- Revolution, 1956.
Hungary -- Social life and customs.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
""Chapter 10: Uncle Rory and My Father Make a Deal""""Chapter 11: New Dwellers in the Old Manor House""; ""Chapter 12: My School Life""; ""Chapter 13: Gyuri Sághy Appears on the Scene""; ""Chapter 14: Romantic Encounters""; ""Chapter 15: Magnolias in the Moonlight and September in the Rain""; ""Chapter 16: My First Visit to the Gunda Farm""; ""Chapter 17: Champion du Mond""; ""Chapter 18: Illusion, Emotions, and the Coming of the Whirlwind""; ""Chapter 19: The Last Summer before the Siege""; ""Chapter 20: Hitler Occupies Hungary�Manhunt""; ""Chapter 21: In Transylvania""
""Chapter 22: Homeward Bound""""Chapter 23: Autumn in the Vineyard""; ""Chapter 24: October 15, 1944 The Arrow Cross Grabs Power""; ""Chapter 25: Reminiscences""; ""Chapter 26: The Siege of Budapest and the End of Nazism""; ""Chapter 27: Vanished by the Danube""; ""Chapter 28: Home Again in the Old Manor House""; ""Chapter 29: In the Meantime, Back at the Ranch . . .and Our Daily Russian Visitors""; ""Chapter 30: Exploring Our Newfound Domain""; ""Chapter 31: Working the Land""; ""Chapter 32: Farewell to Logodi Street""
""Chapter 33: Settling Down at the Old Homestead and a New Year's Party""""Chapter 34: An Adventure in the Life of Szabolcs""; ""Chapter 35: Moonshining in the Moonlight""; ""Chapter 36: A Garden in the Rain""; ""Chapter 37: A Phony Peace (1946-1947)""; ""Chapter 38: Blue Skies Smiling at Us""; ""Chapter 39: The Fall of the House of Roediger""; ""Chapter 40: Liquidation of the Kulaks""; ""Chapter 41: Searches at the Ranch and Another Dreadful Year""; ""Chapter 42: The Red Army Wants Me""; ""Chapter 43: My Move to Buda""; ""Chapter 44: Haven for the Shipwrecked at the Old Manor House""
""Chapter 45: Workers Unite!""""Chapter 46: A Budding Romance""; ""Chapter 47: My Life as a Rickshaw Man""; ""Chapter 48: Clouds on the Horizon""; ""Chapter 49: Revolutionaries Pull Down the Stalin Statue. Siege of the Studio.""; ""Chapter 50: Escape to the West""; ""Chapter 51: Journey to the New World on the U.S.N.S. Marine Carp""; ""Epilogue""; ""Acknowledgments""
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
1-4384-4759-0
1-4619-4364-7
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