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Sigrid MacRae

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Sigrid MacRae Take the dog for a walk; then get over it.
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Album Alt OttenhofThis little album is a piece of history, not just family memorabilia. In 2009, a cousin in Germany received an e-mail from Mr. Imants Lancmanis, Director of the Rundale Palace Museum, a gorgeous, 18th century buttercream palace in Latvia, designed by Rastrelli, architect to tsars,creator of St. Petersburg’s Winter Palace. By happenstance Lancmanis had unearthed a family photo album in the museu...

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" I saw only bits, several photos, photographed and e-mailed by the museum director to a cousin in Germany (with the same name) who in turn forwarded it ...more "
A World Elsewhere by Sigrid MacRae
" This came in the mail the other day and surprised me, because I hadn't seen notification that I had won it in the giveaway! This looks like a fascinating story.
I thoroughly enjoyed this glimpse behind the scenes in WWII. From personal letters an..." Read more of this review »
A World Elsewhere by Sigrid MacRae
"This is no "Sound of Music". Sigrid MacRae's book, based on letters found after her mother's death, trace her American mother's life before/during/after WWII. Part history, part family memoir, it really takes off when Sigrid's mother, Aimee, marri..." Read more of this review »
A World Elsewhere by Sigrid MacRae
"5+
A must read. Allows for a better understanding of life during World War II.
The reader is fully engaged and captivated by this remarkable woman and her strength. Her ability to never give up, finding ways to a better life (learning, culture, frie..." Read more of this review »
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“Corson wrote from Chicago that while he had never heard Hitler speak, he had read the speeches, and he seemed”
Sigrid MacRae, A World Elsewhere: An American Woman in Wartime Germany

“They discovered firsthand hunger steals courage, makes people irritable, petty, and numb to anything beyond the immediate.”
Sigrid MacRae, A World Elsewhere: An American Woman in Wartime Germany




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