I am fifteen and I do not want to die: The True Story of a Young Woman's Wartime Survival

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The compelling and moving narrative of a young girl caught by the tides of marching armies during the siege of Budapest in 1945.Told with calm compulsive force, and with an intimacy and maturity that defies the author's youth, I am fifteen is a poignant coming-of-age memoir, and a remarkable tale of ordinary lives destroyed by war.Budapest in early 1945: the siege - which was to kill some 40,000 civilians - raged around Christine Arnothy, her family and the various inhabitants of their building. Hiding in cellars, venturing ...

I am fifteen and I do not want to die: The True Story of a Young Woman's Wartime Survival 2010, Collins, London

ISBN-13: 9780007328673

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