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Unquiet days

at home in Poland

by Thomas Swick

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Ticknor & Fields in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Poland
    • Subjects:
    • Swick, Thomas.,
    • Poland -- Description and travel.,
    • Poland -- Social life and customs -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      StatementThomas Swick.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK4081 .S95 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination286 p. ;
      Number of Pages286
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1534283M
      ISBN 100395585635
      LC Control Number91012103
      OCLC/WorldCa23383293

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An examination of a childhood lived back and forth between an actress mother and filmmaker father, which closely mirrors the story of her real life/5(16). UNQUIET DAYS: At Home in Poland Hardcover – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover, January 1, Manufacturer: T&F. More than a travel memoir, Thomas Swick’s UNQUIET DAYS presents a vivid account of daily life in Poland as experienced by an American language teacher in Warsaw during the early days.

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Swept into memory, she reimagines the story of a father, a mother, and a girl—a child who can’t wait to grow up and parents who would rather be : Gale, A Cengage Company. NOTE: Unquiet is the third installment in the Resilient Love series (with Everything Changes #1 and Signs of Life #2).

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Because of the subject matter, it's one of those books that makes you feel like a bad person if you give it less than 4 or 5 stars/5. The information about Unquiet shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

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Linn Ullmann is the author of six award-winning, critically acclaimed novels, and her work has been published in more than thirty languages. Her previous novel, The Cold Song, was a New York Times Notable t has received multiple awards and spent more than a year on top of the of Scandinavian bestseller lists.

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