A Country Lost, Then Found by Rick Zedník PDF

By Rick Zedník

ISBN-10: 1481214268

ISBN-13: 9781481214261

younger Juraj Zednik is spending the summer season of 1968 out of the country while Warsaw Pact tanks invade Czechoslovakia. Sickened via the rot in his place of origin, Juraj opts to not go back. whilst the Communist regime forces him to give up his Czechoslovak citizenship, he embarks on a brand new – entirely American – lifestyles. he alters his identify and earnings US citizenship. He doesn't stopover at kinfolk; he doesn't educate his young ones his local tongue. After the Velvet Revolution topples Communism in 1989, Juraj’s son Rick makes a decision to head and dwell in Bratislava. He eventually connects along with his grandfather who's loss of life and his grandmother who's nursing him. Rick’s discoveries in newly-independent Slovakia provide his father reason to re-connect with friends and family and to regain delight within the nation he had grew to become his again on many years earlier.

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