When Europe was a prison camp : father and son memoirs, 1940-1941 /

"In an unusual but compelling approach to storytelling, When Europe Was a Prison Camp, weaves together two accounts of a family's eventual escape from occupied Europe. One, a fictionalized memoir written by the father in 1941; the other, begun by the son in the 1980s, fills in the story of...

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Authors / Creators: Schrag, Otto, 1902-1971 (Author), Schrag, Peter (Author)
Other Authors / Creators:Schrag, Peter, author.
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Language notes:English.
Imprint: Bloomington, Indiana : Indiana University Press, [2015]
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Half title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; · Introduction; · A Brief Chronology of Background Events; 1 The End of the Great Illusion; 2 The Forty and Eights; 3 La Panne, Dunkirk, and Beyond; 4 Le Vigeant; 5 Another Cattle Train; 6 Boulogne; 7 Saint-Cyprien; 8 The Larousse; 9 "There's a Letter from Papa"; 10 Les Martys; 11 Cavallo's Bus; 12 Brussels Encore; 13 The Paper Chase in Marseille; 14 Across the Bloodied Spanish Earth; 15 Lisbon, Where the Lights Are On; 16 Crossing the Lines Again; · Epilogue; · Sources and Acknowledgments.