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The last mazurka

Andrew Tarnowski

The last mazurka

a tale of war, passion and loss

by Andrew Tarnowski

  • 16 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Aurum in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tarnowski family.,
  • Aristocracy (Social class) -- Poland -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Poland -- Biography.,
  • Poland -- Social conditions -- 20th century.,
  • Poland -- History -- 1918-1945.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-348).

    StatementAndrew Tarnowski.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT1231.5.T37 T37 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 348 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22732104M
    ISBN 101845131398
    OCLC/WorldCa62761433

    Mazurka This is another installment in the Gus Legarde series.I love these books,but I am glad this is fiction!lol Lou Hacker is the perfect narrator.I was given this book free by the author,narrator or publisher. 1 of 1 people found this review helpful. The Mazurka (Polish: mazurek or mazur) is a Polish folk dance in triple meter, usually at a lively tempo, and with "strong accents unsystematically placed on the second or third beat". Originally from the cultural region of Mazovia, it is one of Poland's national Mazurka, alongside the polka dance, became popular at the ballrooms of Europe in the 19th century, particularly through.

    The book is predominately set in Poland and tells the story of theTarnowski family, starting just before the First World War and ending slightly after the collapse of the Communist regime. The Tarnowskis were members of the Polish szlatchy (the landed gentry) and Andrew's family . This world out of time is the setting for Andrew Tarnowski's memoir, " The Last Mazurka"," " a tale of loss and exile, love and violence, wandering and longing, told with poignancy and unexpected humor, and a .

    Shop and Buy Mazurka sheet music. Piano sheet music book by H. Craxton: Curwen at Sheet Music Plus: The World Largest Selection of Sheet Music. (). Read about Mazurka in a Minor, Op. 17, No. 4 by Władysław Szpilman and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists.


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