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Author Stille, Alexander.
Title The force of things : a marriage in war and peace / Alexander Stille.
Imprint New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.
Edition First edition.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PN4874.S68835 F67 2013    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PN4874.S68835 F67 2013    AVAILABLE  
Subject Stille, Alexander -- Family relationships.
Journalists -- United States -- Biography.
Authors, American -- Family relationships.
Description 376 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Edition First edition.
Contents The force of things -- pt. 1. Bogerts. The father and mother of lists -- pt. 2. Kamenetzkis. The D'Annunzio letter, or, The last of the Kamenetzkis ; The documents in the suitcase ; A "certain silence," or, The other Ugo Stille ; Death by bureaucracy ; Sergeant Michael Kamenetzki -- pt. 3. Bogerts. Letters home : money, clothes, and boys ; From Bauhaus to our house, or, The detective report -- pt. 4. Worlds collide. Worlds collide ("Don't worry about me") ; Love letters ("The hawk is biting") ; The wedding license ; Personal, confidential-- destroy after reading ; The beginning of something ; The end of something ; Friendship ; The return of Michele Kamenetzki ; Endgame ; What to keep and what to throw out -- A counter-narrative, or, The man under the rug.
Summary Chronicles how religious differences strengthened and weakened the relationship of the author's parents, set against the tumult and strife of the 1930s and 1940s.
ISBN 9780374157425 (hbk.)
0374157421 (hbk.)
OCLC # 794603963