My Family Is All I Have (Isis Nonfiction)

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This is the extraordinary true story of how one British woman was trapped in Eastern Europe for 50 years, first by the Nazis and then by Communism, but never stopped trying to get back home. Helen-Alice Dear was only 15 when she left London to visit Bulgaria on a family holiday in 1937. Just weeks after her arrival, she found herself unable to leave and struggling to survive in an increasingly hostile and terrifying environment. Her marriage to a Bulgarian man bore her four children but they were often homeless, cold, and hungry. Despite these hardships, Helen refused to give up hope and bravely managed to protect and raise her family. When the Berlin Wall fell in 1989, Helen was finally able to fulfil' her dream of returning to her homeland. Her beautifully written memoir is a heart-wrenching tale of courage and resilience, proving just how indomitable the human spirit can be.

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Helen-Alice Dear is in her eighties and lives in London with her youngest daughter.

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Book Description Ebury Publishing, United Kingdom, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 194 x 126 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Helen-Alice Dear was only fifteen when she left London to visit Bulgaria on a family holiday in 1937. Just weeks after her arrival, she found herself unable to leave and struggling to survive in an increasingly hostile and terrifying environment. Her marriage to a Bulgarian man bore her four children but they were often homeless, cold and hungry. Despite these hardships, Helen refused to give up hope and bravely managed to protect and raise her family. When the Berlin Wall fell in 1989, Helen was finally able to fulfil her dream of returning to her homeland. Her beautifully written memoir is a heart-wrenching tale of courage and resilience, proving just how indomitable the human spirit can be. Bookseller Inventory # AAZ9780091912239

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Book Description Ebury Press. Book Condition: New. Helen-Alice Dear was only fifteen when she left London to visit Bulgaria. She found herself unable to leave and struggling to survive. Despite these hardships, Helen refused to give up hope and managed to protect and raise her family. This book is a tale of courage and resilience, proving how indomitable the human spirit can be. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1DV; BG; HBJD; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 21. Weight in Grams: 220. . 2007. Paperback. . . . . Bookseller Inventory # V9780091912239

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Book Description Ebury Press, 2007. Book Condition: New. Helen-Alice Dear was only fifteen when she left London to visit Bulgaria. She found herself unable to leave and struggling to survive. Despite these hardships, Helen refused to give up hope and managed to protect and raise her family. This book is a tale of courage and resilience, proving how indomitable the human spirit can be. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1DV; BG; HBJD; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 21. Weight in Grams: 220. . 2007. Paperback. . . . . Bookseller Inventory # V9780091912239

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