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User Review  - bogopea - LibraryThing

Told in alternating chapters, the life of a family from a small Polish town when the Germans and then Soviets invaded. How the town took care of each other, how they shared food and protected each ... Read full review

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User Review  - ZoharLaor - LibraryThing

This fascinating book tells the stories of two generations of the same family in Poland. The chapters alternated between the grandparents' experience in WWII war years & beyond, and their ... Read full review

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User Review  - kimpiddington - LibraryThing

I enjoyed this heartbreaking slice of life novel that went back & forth in time. Characters felt like family they were so real! Read full review

Review: A Long, Long Time Ago and Essentially True

User Review  - Allison - Goodreads

I cried at the end of this book. It was just beautiful. In the beginning I struggled a little because the Polish names and words are so difficult and it became very obvious how little I know about the ... Read full review

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