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It Began in Transylvania

A Memoir of Mistakes and Surprises

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It Began in Transylvania: A Memoir of Mistakes and Surprises by Renee Palmer
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This memoir is a series of entertaining vignettes. It traces events from my life growing up as a child of Holocaust survivors in bucolic Transylvania, the changes after the ensuing Communist regime up to the escape to the free word and life thereafter. Though it does start with an expose of my parents' provenance and some of their horrific experiences in the concentration camps, it covers about 65 years of quirky adventures in Romania, Austria, France, Israel and the US and includes travel disasters such as plane crashes, behind the scenes events in the fashion industry at a number of renowned fashion design companies, celebrity encounters, and a variety of simply comical incidents. It ends with a shocking discovery, a 65-year old family secret that came to light mainly due to serendipity during a trip back to my hometown in Romania in 2013.
Release date Australia
November 5th, 2015
Author
Pages
246
Illustrations
black & white illustrations
Country of Publication
United States
Imprint
Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Dimensions
152x229x13
ISBN-13
9781517604615
Product ID
24357677

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