A Life of the Twentieth Century by Irene Even

A Life of the Twentieth Century

byIrene Even

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A Life of the Ywentieth Century is the story of Aya, who lived through the loss of her parents before the age of 3. At the age of twelve she was sent to a boarding school in Budapest, that closed after one year, because the Nazi army marched into the city.

Aya was left totally alone to face the nazi occupation, and to experience all the horrors of the war. She faced many life threatening situations, such as prison, bombardement or even the possibility of being executed on the spot, without realy comprehending the gravity of it all.

The end of the war was supposed to mean liberation, the return of hope and freedom for most people, however it didn't happen forfor Aya, who was part of a youth group on her way to Palestine. The destination of this youth group was to reach Italy and the Jewish Brigate. The crossed the Alps on foot from Austria to reach Italy.

As they reached their destination Aya met a soldier from the Jewish Brigade, who as supposed to be her Hero, her Saviour, but turned out to be the devil incarnate. From day one this soldier of the jewish brigade took control of Aya's life when she was only 15 years old.

After divorce, destitute and once again alone, she had no direction and almost no hope, when from deep inside her a small voice said; go back to school. It took all her courage to apply to university, where she was acceped and after 5 year was granted a B.A. amd a Diploma of Teaching. She spent the rest of her life teaching, and as she contemplated her life she said to herself that if she had had all the choices in the world, she would have chosen teachin.

Title:A Life of the Twentieth CenturyFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:September 1, 2014Publisher:BookLocker.com, Inc.Language:English

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ISBN - 10:1632634368

ISBN - 13:9781632634368

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