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Title:
The Hitler kiss : a memoir of the Czech resistance
Author:
Luža, Radomír.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
x, 295 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Personal Subject:
ISBN:
9780807127810
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library D802.C95 L89 2002 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

This Gripping Autobiography is at once a heart-pounding adventure story, a moving recollection of a larger-than-life father, and an important account of the Czech resistance.


Author Notes

Christina Vella was born in New Orleans, Louisiana on March 14, 1942. She received a bachelor's degree in history from Louisiana State University in 1965, a master's degree in history from the University of New Orleans in 1971, and a doctorate in modern European and American history from Tulane University in 1990. She taught history at St. Bernard Community College and Tulane University. She wrote several books including Intimate Enemies: The Two Worlds of the Baroness de Pontalba, Indecent Secrets: The Infamous Murri Murder Affair, George Washington Carver: A Life, and The Hitler Kiss: A Memoir of the Czech Resistance written with Radomir Luza. She died from cancer on March 22, 2017 at the age of 75.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. xi
The Hitler Kiss: A Memoir of the Czech Resistancep. 1
Afterwordp. 267
Biographical Sketchesp. 269
Pronunciation of Czech Place-Namesp. 287
For Further Readingp. 289

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