The Way We Lived

Memoirs from a Romanian Past, 1944-1988

Anca Giurescu

East European Monographs

The Way We Lived

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Pub Date: January 2014

ISBN: 9780880336796

450 Pages

Format: Paperback

List Price: $60.00£49.95

The Way We Lived

Memoirs from a Romanian Past, 1944-1988

Anca Giurescu

East European Monographs

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This volume covers the author's life in the years 1944-1988. Born into privilege immediately before World War II, the author lived through the turbulent years of early Communism and later the Ceausescu-era dictatorship. Changes in government policy regarding class-warfare affected her family both professionally and personally.

About the Author

The author is a former professor of Romance Linguistics at the University of Bucharest and a respected Romanian philologist now residing and working in New York.