The Passport

The Passport

eBook - 2011
Rate this:
Just as the father in the house in which we live is our father, so Comrade Nicolae Ceausescu is the father of our country. And just as the mother in the house in which we live is our mother, so Comrade Elena Ceausescu is the mother of our country. Comrade Nicolae Ceasescu is the father of our children. All the children love comrade Nicolae and comrade Elena, because they are their parents.'The Passport is a beautiful, haunting novel whose subject is a German village in Romania caught between the stifling hopelessness of Ceaucescu's dictatorship and the glittering temptations of the West. Stori.
Publisher: London : Profile, 2011.
ISBN: 9781847652492
1847652492
Characteristics: 1 online resource (192 p.)
Contents: The Love BiteThe Spider; The Lettuce Leaf; Grass Soup; The Seagull; The Young Owl; The Summer Kitchen; The Guard Of Honour; Gypsies Bring Luck; The Sheep Fold; The Silver Cross; The Perm; Glossary.
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; The Pot Hole; The Earth Frog; The Needle; The White Dahlia; The Sewing Machine; Black Spots; The Box; The Clasp-Knife; The Tear; The Carrion Loft; The Stone In The Lime; The Apple Tree; The Wooden Arm; The Song; The Milk; The Golden Oriole; The Clock On The Wall; Spurge Laurel; The Cufflinks; The Crystal Vase; Among The Graves; The Cocks; The Death Mark; The Letters; The Fly; The King Is Sleeping; A Big House; Ten Lei; The Shot; Water Has No Peace; The Blind Cock; The Red Car; The Secret Word; The Prayer House; The Cabbage White; Mass; The Burning Globe.
Summary: Just as the father in the house in which we live is our father, so Comrade Nicolae Ceausescu is the father of our country. And just as the mother in the house in which we live is our mother, so Comrade Elena Ceausescu is the mother of our country. Comrade Nicolae Ceasescu is the father of our children. All the children love comrade Nicolae and comrade Elena, because they are their parents.'The Passport is a beautiful, haunting novel whose subject is a German village in Romania caught between the stifling hopelessness of Ceaucescu's dictatorship and the glittering temptations of the West. Stori.

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at CML

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top