The Resource Once a Hussar: : a memoir of battle, capture and escape in World War II, Ray Ellis, (electronic resource)

Once a Hussar: : a memoir of battle, capture and escape in World War II, Ray Ellis, (electronic resource)

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Once a Hussar: : a memoir of battle, capture and escape in World War II
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Once a Hussar:
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a memoir of battle, capture and escape in World War II
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Ray Ellis
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Language
eng
Summary
The moment Diane Burke, an author and mother of two grown sons, received an unexpected certified letter in the mail, she had no idea her life would be shaken to its core. Memories of a past she had buried more than forty years ago suddenly resurfaced and she wasn't prepared to deal with them. Steve Orlandi, happily married, father of two and step-father of three, was living the typical middle class American life. But since the age of eight, when he discovered he was adopted, he had led that life dealing with inner questions about his self-identity and genetic history. Always on his mind was one simple, yet complicated and loaded question: Who am I? In One Perfect Day, Diane shares with readers how she came to the heartbreaking conclusion to give her baby up for adoption and how this decision has affected her life sense. Through Steve's invaluable perspective, readers will also experience the lengths he traveled to discover his mother's identity and reach out to her, not knowing whether she'd want to meet with him after nearly four decades of separation. It all comes together on one perfect day. This book asks and answers the questions: What defines family? What does it mean to forgive? And is it worth the time, energy, and emotional cost to love a stranger?
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1920-
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Ellis, Ray
Dewey number
  • 940.54/1241092
  • B
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Ellis, Ray
  • Great Britain
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Soldiers
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoner-of-war escapes
  • Guerrillas
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
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Once a Hussar: : a memoir of battle, capture and escape in World War II, Ray Ellis, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11824852
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multicolored
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MWT11824852
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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MWT11824852
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remote
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11824852
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Once a Hussar: : a memoir of battle, capture and escape in World War II, Ray Ellis, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11824852
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11824852
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11824852
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11824852
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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