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With a Heavy Heart: Confessions of an Unwilling Spy

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By 1933, life in Vienna is in chaos. The Nazis have taken over just north of the border; the rail workers are threatening to strike, and the economy is in shambles. Jean Louis Stein has completed his engineering studies, but jobs are scarce. Worse yet, his mother has not heard from his brother Franz in nearly two years. Frantic, she asks Jean to travel to the United States ...more
Paperback, 296 pages
Published March 21st 2011 by iUniverse.com
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Jun 13, 2011 Melissa McCauley rated it it was amazing
When the civil engineering student and the rabbi’s daughter met in Vienna, little did they know that their children’s futures would be torn apart by a coming world war.

J. L. Stein, their middle child, follows in his father’s engineering footsteps, but his future is clouded by the shadow of the Third Reich. At the urging of his politically outspoken mother, Helena Edit-Stein, he travels to America to find his wayward brother Franz and finds himself caught up in the morass of German-American poli
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The descriptions of life in the Saline county area of Arkansas was very interesting to me since I live in the area.
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