Books and Monographs

HOLLYHOCKS AND GRASSHOPPERS: Growing Up German from Russia in America - by North Star Chapter of Minnesota Germans from Russia, 2013. Christmas services in a country church going to town on Saturday night---the utter deliciousness of homemade ethnic food. These are only some of the memories shared by members of the North Star Chapter of Germans from Russia in this beautiful anthology. The authors' experiences span decades and cross state boundaries, evoking feelings that all descendants's of immigrants share. The voices of the past shine through in these pages, good times and hard times, family and friends, new things colliding with old ways. The warmth and steadfastness of these pioneers remains the same, viewed through the eyes of the people who experienced it. Soft cover - 148 pages

 

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