One Woman in the War: Hungary 1944-1955

One Woman in the War: Hungary 1944-1955

By: Alaine Polcz (author), Albert Tezla (translator)Paperback

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The autobiographic account of the experiences of a woman, then 19-20, in the closing months of the Second World War. When it was first published, in 1991, the book was a revelation of past horrors in Hungary which, until then, had lingered on in the farthest reaches of the national memory as rumor and suspicion about the violent acts committed against women during a time of chaos, havoc, and savagery.The literary world quickly recognized the merits of this book: It was highly praised by Hungarian reviewers, awarded prizes, and has already been translated into French, Rumanian, Slovenian, and Serbian.

About Author

Alaine Polcz is a retired psychologist and the author of several books in her field.


Contents; Introduction Chapter 1 The Honeymoon Chapter 2 The Refugee's Idyll Chapter 3 The Front Chapter 4 Peace Epilogue Notes

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9789639241541
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 153
  • ID: 9789639241541
  • weight: 255
  • ISBN10: 9639241547
  • translations: Hungarian

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