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By Paul Garrison

brothers in Budapest have diverse aspirations. Tamas, a member of the Hungarian water polo group, goals of victory on the Olympics in Melbourne. Peter desires of a extra lasting objective – his country’s liberation from Soviet domination. yet that used to be all earlier than Peter met Gabriella, a raven hair attractiveness from the nationwide orchestra with a menacing past.

Over the span of some weeks within the fall of 1956, their aspirations collide and fall apart as a ruthless regime attempts to carry its grip on strength and the recent enthusiasts fight opposed to a unmarried mystery police officer who has taken the conflict in Budapest all too personally.

For everybody who likes fascinating tales whether or not they learn about 1956 or now not. DANUBIUS RADIO

An intriguing learn from begin to end. The background is properly smuggled in. GERGELY PONGRACZ. FREEDOM FIGHTER AND COMMANDER OF THE CORVIN GROUP

A nice tale that strikes as quickly as a film and leaves you with an actual feeling of this tragic interval. GEORGE HEMINGWAY. THE HEMINGWAY FOUNDATION

Garrison’s desirable novel relates how the inspiration of freedom won better concentration within the lives of daily Hungarians engaged in a desolate conflict that the remainder of the worled rendered hopeless. BUDAPEST WEEK

A fast-paced novel that captures the spontaneity of the development. HUNGARIAN TV1

The heritage is really right! however the energy is an target and interesting tale. Paul Garrison has written a ebook that captures heritage and brings it to lifestyles. normal BELA KIRAY. 1956 nationwide safeguard COMMANDER, PROFESSOR OF heritage, BROOKLYN COLLEGE

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