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Author Fischer, Linda.

Title The memory book : one woman's self-discovery in the mist of the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy : a memoir / Linda Fischer.

Publication Info. New York : Minted Prose, LLC, [2014]

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    943.6044 FIS    Available
Description xxii, 326 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm
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Contents Destination : Central Europe -- Discovery in Buda -- Back home -- Living with a mystery -- Hunting and pecking -- Translating -- Magyar beauty -- Eötvös -- An era of war -- Incubating -- Planning our return -- Scoping out the problem -- Forging ties -- Back in Budapest -- The ancient city of Pécs -- All aboard to Várad -- Várad shower -- Kopjafa, the carved biography -- Earthquake, fire, and flood -- The Black Eagle -- The art colony -- New York city -- The Hungarian language -- The Hungarian culture -- New Year new options -- Searching the archives in Szolnok -- Winter time -- Life goes on -- The genealogist -- Closing in on things -- Vienna in a new light -- Heading to the outskirts of a former empire -- Novska -- More traveling -- Finding Amálka -- Addendums. The Morgan Library ; Poetry snippets ; An American Kremšnita.
Subject Fischer, Linda -- Travel -- Europe, Central.
Fischer, Linda -- Travel -- Hungary.
Austria -- History -- 1867-1918.
Hungary -- History -- 1867-1918.
Habsburg, House of.
Monarchy -- Austria -- History -- 19th century.
Monarchy -- Austria -- History -- 20th century.
Monarchy -- Hungary -- History -- 19th century.
Monarchy -- Hungary -- History -- 20th century.
Hungarian diaries.
Self-realization in women.
Hungary -- Description and travel.
Austria -- Description and travel.
ISBN 9780974428734 (pbk.)
0974428736 (pbk.)

 
    
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