Download e-book for iPad: Circles: A Family Memoir by Joanna van der Gracht de Rosado

By Joanna van der Gracht de Rosado

ISBN-10: 0991144422

ISBN-13: 9780991144426

Gisèle van Waterschoot van der Gracht and the folk she concealed in her house throughout the global conflict II career of Amsterdam persevered super complication.

Shortly after the liberation of Amsterdam by means of the Allied Forces, Gisèle met a Canadian military deepest who occurred to even be her cousin. He introduced foodstuff to the condo, and a lifelong friendship ensued. After the struggle, Gisèle turned famous as a painter and stained-glass artist. She traveled largely and not allowed trouble to face within the approach of what she felt had to be done.
Her bravery used to be officially famous by way of the Netherlands, Germany, and Israel. She died in 2013 on the age of 100.

Circles is a kin memoir. starting with the tales instructed by way of the author’s father—the Canadian soldier Gisele met in Amsterdam in 1945—it keeps with different pals’ and relations’ stories in regards to the artist’s lengthy, amazing life.

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