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Captured at the end of WWII the author serves 6 years slave labour in Russian prisoner of war camps. Upon his release he is deported from Budapest for being a member of the upper class. During the 1956 Hungarian uprising he escapes to Austria but is forced to leave his baby daughter behind. It is another six years before he gains her freedom.
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Plot & Themes

job/profession:    -   artist Ethnic/Relig. of subject (inside)    -   Eastern European Gender/Class story?    -   immigrant story Job/profession/poverty story    -   Yes Ethnic/regional/gender    -   Yes Which institution    -   prison camp War/Cloak & Dagger story?    -   impact on civilian Life in an institution    -   Yes War/Spying    -   Yes

Subject of Biography

Gender    -   Male Ethnicity    -   White Nationality    -   Eastern European


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   8 () Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   Eastern Europe The Americas (not US):    -   Yes The Americas:    -   Canada Misc setting    -   prison Century:    -   1930's-1950's

Writing Style

Book makes you feel?    -   thoughtful Pictures/Illustrations?    -   A few 1-5 B&W How much dialogue in bio?    -   significantly more descript than dialog How much of bio focuses on most famous period of life?    -   51%-75% of book

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