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The Story of the Trapp Family Singers
The Story of the Trapp Family Singers Maria Augusta Trapp Doubleday, 1957, 312 pp. ISBN: 0060005777 This book was originally published in 1949 and is the first of many books written by Maria von Trapp. Both the Broadway musical "The Sound of Music" and the movie by the same name were based upon this book. The book is easy to read and describes the family's experiences in pre-war Austria which was depicted in "The Sound of Music". But, whereas...