Forbidden Bread download free [PDF and Ebook] by Erica Johnson Debeljak

Forbidden Bread download free [PDF and Ebook] by Erica Johnson Debeljak year 2009
  • Book name: Forbidden Bread
  • Author: Erica Johnson Debeljak
  • Release date: 2009/4/19
  • Publisher: NORTH ATLANTIC BOOKS,U.S.
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Travel and Holiday Guides
  • ISBN: 9781556437403
  • Rating: 9.67 of 10
  • Votes: 145
  • Review by: Cecilia Conners
  • Review rating: 9.97 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/12
  • Total pages: 304
  • Includes a PDF summary of 36 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Forbidden Bread is an unusual love story that covers great territory, both geographically and emotionally. The author leaves behind a successful career as an American financial analyst to pursue Ales Debeljak, a womanizing Slovenian poet who catches her attention at a cocktail party. The story begins in New York City, but quickly migrates, along with the author, to Slovenia. As she struggles to forge an identity in her new home, Slovenia itself undergoes the transformation from a communist to a capitalist society. A complicated language, politically incorrect ethnic jokes, and old-fashioned sexism are just a few of the challenges Debeljak faces on her journey. Happily, she marries her poet and comes to love her new husband's family as well as the fast-disappearing rural traditions of this beautiful country. Set against the dramatic backdrop of the Slovenian Ten Day War and the much longer Yugoslav wars of succession, Forbidden Bread shows a worldly and courageous woman coming to grips with her new life and family situation in a rapidly changing European landscape.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 15H32M16S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Memoirs, European History, Dating, Relationships, Living Together & Marriage, Travel Writing
  • Available formats: PPTX, EPUB, TXT, DjVu, DOC, WORD, PDF, XPS. Compressed in GZ, TAR, ALZ, LZ, RAR, ZIP, ACE
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 17.57 USD
  • Dimensions: 140x215x20mm
  • Weight: 348g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Berkeley, CA, United States
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