The Sullivan Saga: : Memories of an Overseas Childhood

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These are the exotic, funny and sometimes bittersweet family stories and photos of an overseas childhood told by the daughter of a State Department diplomat about her family's travels and experiences living overseas from 1957 to 1972. She and her six brothers spent their childhoods in South Korea, Taiwan, the Philippines, Thailand and Ethiopia. Through her stories, the reader can begin to appreciate the adaptability of children to other cultures and the fortitude and courage of parents trying to raise their ...
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These are the exotic, funny and sometimes bittersweet family stories and photos of an overseas childhood told by the daughter of a State Department diplomat about her family's travels and experiences living overseas from 1957 to 1972. She and her six brothers spent their childhoods in South Korea, Taiwan, the Philippines, Thailand and Ethiopia. Through her stories, the reader can begin to appreciate the adaptability of children to other cultures and the fortitude and courage of parents trying to raise their children to be good citizens of the world as well as good Americans.
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  • ISBN-13: 9781891486135
  • Publisher: Romagnoli Publications
  • Publication date: 5/13/2010
  • Pages: 304
  • Product dimensions: 5.25 (w) x 8.00 (h) x 0.64 (d)

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Prior to moving to New Hampshire in 1977, the author spent most of the previous 20 years living overseas. As the daughter of a U.S. State Department diplomat, she lived in Korea, Taiwan, the Philippines, Thailand, and Ethiopia before returning to the U.S. to attend college.
She has written travel articles, poetry, and fiction, and was the publisher of the Southern NH Children's Directory and related publications from 1994 to 1999. In addition to The Sullivan Saga: Memories of an Overseas Childhood, she is the author of a novel, Trail Magic: Lost in Crawford Notch.
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