A Breeze in Bulgaria

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Bruce McDonald, Feb 22, 2012 - Biography & Autobiography - 343 pages
A Peace Corps volunteer recounts stories of living in Bulgaria where he and his wife taught English and worked with youth programs. The author provides a fascinating picture of Bulgaria, a beautiful country with a complex heritage. Bulgarians are a hardy and warm-hearted people who live full, rich lives in austere conditions. The volunteers lived in an old Soviet-style apartment building and had colorful interactions with neighbors and shopkeepers, traveling around the country, volunteering at an orphanage, canning for "winter survival," and even some teaching. 

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About the author (2012)

Bruce McDonald was an Air Force pilot and then worked for an aircraft manufacturer before retiring and asking the question, "What next?" The answer, for him and his wife together, was the Peace Corps. As it always does, the Peace Corps enriched their lives beyond measure. 

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