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The Resource Burying the typewriter : childhood under the eye of the secret police, Carmen Bugan

Burying the typewriter : childhood under the eye of the secret police, Carmen Bugan

Label
Burying the typewriter : childhood under the eye of the secret police
Title
Burying the typewriter
Title remainder
childhood under the eye of the secret police
Statement of responsibility
Carmen Bugan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author recounts growing up on her grandparents' farm in the Romanian countryside and describes being shunned at school and by neighbors after discovering that her father was a political dissident during the time of Ceausescu
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10126864
Cataloging source
BT
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Bugan, Carmen
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bugan, Carmen
  • Political refugees
  • Romania
  • Romania
  • Romania
Target audience
adult
Label
Burying the typewriter : childhood under the eye of the secret police, Carmen Bugan
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Old photographs -- Bunicu and bunica, Draganesti, 1975 -- Holidays -- The house of straw -- Earthquake -- The Black Sea -- The angels in bunica's dream -- Pouring the foundations -- Hands at the window -- Burying the typewriter -- The watermelon child -- 10 March 1983 -- Mum's dream -- An audience with my father at the Rahova prison -- My parents' divorce -- Aiud -- Amnesty -- House arrest -- My visit to the American embassy -- Last summer with bunicu Neculai -- Goodbye, my village, October 1989 -- Returning to Rome, 2006
Control code
000049509012
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 256 p.
Isbn
9781447210832
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Burying the typewriter : childhood under the eye of the secret police, Carmen Bugan
Publication
Contents
Old photographs -- Bunicu and bunica, Draganesti, 1975 -- Holidays -- The house of straw -- Earthquake -- The Black Sea -- The angels in bunica's dream -- Pouring the foundations -- Hands at the window -- Burying the typewriter -- The watermelon child -- 10 March 1983 -- Mum's dream -- An audience with my father at the Rahova prison -- My parents' divorce -- Aiud -- Amnesty -- House arrest -- My visit to the American embassy -- Last summer with bunicu Neculai -- Goodbye, my village, October 1989 -- Returning to Rome, 2006
Control code
000049509012
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 256 p.
Isbn
9781447210832
Other physical details
ill.

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