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Experiencing Germany With Three of My Nieces. Part 5 – Wachenheim an der Weinstrasse and into France

In 1891 a man from Friedelsheim, Germany became a naturalized US citizen in Cleveland, Ohio.  That man was my Great-Great-Grandfather.  Through a relatively convoluted chain of events, in the 1990’s families on both sides of the Atlantic who were wondering … Continue reading

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Book Review – Memories: From Moscow to the Black Sea

Memories: From Moscow to the Black Sea Teffi NYRB, 2016, Translation of 1929-1930 Russian original I am not a memoir reader, nor much of a biography reader. The concept of reading someone else, regardless of fame or obscurity, explaining why … Continue reading

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