In Pursuit of a Dream: A Time in Australia

In Pursuit of a Dream: A Time in Australia

by Alexandra Fanny Brodsky



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781845113155
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 10/27/2006
Pages: 296
Product dimensions: 5.58(w) x 8.85(h) x 1.19(d)

About the Author

Alexandra Fanny Brodsky is a linguist with a particular interest in the European literature, history and art of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries. She is the author of Smoke Signals and A Fragile Identity: Survival in Nazi-Occupied Belgium, both published by the Radcliffe Press. She is married to a biologist and has three children.

Table of Contents

A Civilian Setting
• The Brussels Scene
• Plans and Activities
• First Time to France
• New Friends
• A Brush with Trouble
• Beginning of a Gloomy Winter
• A Fateful Decision
• Adventurous Weeks
• Settling into Different Traditions
• The Search for Other Avenues
• The Social Sphere
• Change of Face
• Strange Complications
• A Sad Outcome
• The Prophecy in Bibka's Gift
• The Hectic Pace of Life
• A Concatenation of Events
• The Tangled Web of Conscience and Emotion
• Respite After Turmoil
• Old Friends Old Haunts
• Formalities and Raised Hopes
• New Difficulties
• A Curious Development
• Vacillations
• Anxious Days
• The Journey Back
• The Serious Step
• First Days Together
• Prelude to Departure

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