Vladimir Drobashevsky's Odyssey of a DP: Memoirs of a Displaced person PDF

By Vladimir Drobashevsky

ISBN-10: 1432758950

ISBN-13: 9781432758950

From displaced individual to award profitable designer:
the memoirs of Vladimir Drobashevsky.

In 1941, twelve 12 months outdated Vladimir awakes one morning to the chaos of the Luftwaffe bombing his local in Belgrade. The Germans are invading his place of birth. Vladimir and his kinfolk are quickly affliction starvation and deprivation from the German career in addition to day-by-day air raids by means of the Allies.
His mom and dad reluctantly make a decision will probably be top if Vladimir and his mom depart his father at the back of to protect Yugoslavia and struggle the now advancing Soviet military whereas they flee to Austria.
Finally the kin is re-united in an Austrian refugee camp and eventually they may be able to immigrate to the United States after the warfare.
For the subsequent 40 years Vladimir designs nationwide and overseas expositions – together with numerous Nuclear info facilities within the U.S. and Asia — and gets various awards for his paintings in layout and picture arts.
One evening, after Vladimir has got a telephone name in his lodge room that his father has died from a center assault, he realizes that he by no means took the time to hear his father’s tales approximately global conflict I, the Russian Revolution or his father’s battles opposed to the Communists in his local land.
Like his father, Vladimir, too, is a wealth of certain ancient information regarding a huge interval within the background of the world.
Odyssey of a DP is his contribution to maintaining these tales and paying tribute to his lineage and his family.

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