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The Resource Burying the typewriter : a memoir, Carmen Bugan

Burying the typewriter : a memoir, Carmen Bugan

Label
Burying the typewriter : a memoir
Title
Burying the typewriter
Title remainder
a memoir
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
Awards note
Bakeless Prize, 2011
Biography type
autobiography
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10126864
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Bugan, Carmen
Dewey number
  • 949.803/1092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Bugan, Carmen
  • Romania
  • Communism
Target audience
adult
Label
Burying the typewriter : a memoir, Carmen Bugan
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Foreword / by Lynn Freed -- Old photographs -- Bunicu and Bunica : Drăgănşti, 1975 -- Holidays -- The house of straw -- Earthquake -- The Black Sea -- The angels in Bunica's dream -- Pouring the foundation -- Hands at the window -- Burying the typewriter -- The watermelon child -- March 10, 1983 -- Mom's dream -- An audience with my father at the Rahova Prison -- My parent's 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 -- Afterword: The files, 2010-2011
Control code
ocn759175059
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvi, 224 p.
Isbn
9781555976170
Lccn
2012936218
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)759175059
Label
Burying the typewriter : a memoir, Carmen Bugan
Publication
Contents
Foreword / by Lynn Freed -- Old photographs -- Bunicu and Bunica : Drăgănşti, 1975 -- Holidays -- The house of straw -- Earthquake -- The Black Sea -- The angels in Bunica's dream -- Pouring the foundation -- Hands at the window -- Burying the typewriter -- The watermelon child -- March 10, 1983 -- Mom's dream -- An audience with my father at the Rahova Prison -- My parent's 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 -- Afterword: The files, 2010-2011
Control code
ocn759175059
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvi, 224 p.
Isbn
9781555976170
Lccn
2012936218
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)759175059

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