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By Anna Lejina,Atis Lejins

A Latvian story of affection, warfare, and Peace. in the course of the eyes of a Latvian English instructor we're led in the course of the epochal occasions of the pevious century beginning with the Revolution of 1905 in Latvia, the 1st international struggle, Civil struggle in Russia, existence within the new kingdom of Latvia, after which the nice catastrophe known as the second one international battle. We see the 2 occupations of Latvia after which the dramatic flight to Germany regularly lower than Allied bombing after which, ultimately, security with the British occupying forces.

The translator from the unique Latvian is Atis Lejiņš, her son, who in a concluding bankruptcy describes via his eyes how Latvia regained independence, together with his encounters with the KGB and Soviet forces in Afghanistan. Susan Tosch from Australia wrote the advent and edited the English translation.

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