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Dubrovnik My Love

Dubrovnik My Love
  

Embittered by Tito's communist dictatorship that enslaved his country after World War II, Gaspar is compelled to risk his life by escaping across the Adriatic to the "West". In his search for a better future in a stable country his attempts to escape Yugoslavia are thwarted at ev... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780473466565
Release Date 10 June 2019 by South Pacific Books Ltd
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Pincevic, Suzanne
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ISBN-13 9780473466565
ISBN-10 0473466562
Stock Release date is 10 June 2019
Status Available for pre-order, ships once released
Publisher South Pacific Books Ltd
Imprint Leon Publications
Release Date 10 June 2019
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Pincevic, Suzanne
Category Fiction
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages Not specified
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 985580

Description of this Book

Embittered by Tito's communist dictatorship that enslaved his country after World War II, Gaspar is compelled to risk his life by escaping across the Adriatic to the "West". In his search for a better future in a stable country his attempts to escape Yugoslavia are thwarted at every turn. When his last attempts almost fails he is plucked from a watery grave to find sanctuary in Italy where he encounters romance, but also deep frustration. He migrates to Australia but cannot escape the Yugoslav Secret Agents - or the ghost of Tito when Yugoslavia blows apart and his beloved Dubrovnik is bombed.

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Author's Bio

Suzanne Brooks-Pincevic was born in Sydney to French and English parents and spent her youth in Hong Kong before immigrating to New Zealand with her parents. Together with her husband, she operated an art studio and framing workshop, Galerie du Lion D'Or, in Auckland for 20 years. Compelled by the aggression against Croatia in the 1990s when her husband's hometown of Dubrovnik was under siege, Suzanne publishing a book in 1998 about the war in Croatia.

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