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PIOUS SECRETS

By: IRENE DISCHE

Price: $7.00

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM200052

ISBN: 0670834920

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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EMPRESS OF WEEHAWKEN

By: IRENE DISCHE

Price: $13.50

Publisher: ST. MARTINS PRESS/TOR BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM76922

ISBN: 0312427956

Condition: NEW


At the end of what is (she cannot help observing) an extraordinary life, Elisabeth Rother has decided to write her memoirs. She recounts her narrow escape with her Jewish husband from the Nazis, and the perilous voyage to the New World of New Jersey, but those, for her, are mere facts of life. For Elisabeth, bighearted and obstinate, the most bothersome and consuming subjects are the unconventional paths and waywardness of her daughter, Renate, and her granddaughter, Irene."The Empress of Weehawken" is a curiously touching love letter to the difficult but sustaining love of mothers and d... View more info