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Finding Slovenia: A Guide to Old Europes New Country Jacqueline Widmar Stewart

Finding Slovenia: A Guide to Old Europes New Country

Jacqueline Widmar Stewart

Published September 22nd 2009
ISBN : 9789610108511
Hardcover
181 pages
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Fleeing imperial Austria before the scourge of two world wars, the author s grandparents never could have imagined their small homeland as a free country. The new book by Stanford-educated attorney Jacqueline Widmar Stewart portrays the natural andMoreFleeing imperial Austria before the scourge of two world wars, the author s grandparents never could have imagined their small homeland as a free country. The new book by Stanford-educated attorney Jacqueline Widmar Stewart portrays the natural and cultural history of this green gem, long hidden away in Central Europe. In the space of two generations the stunningly beautiful little land has lifted itself from a feudalistic past to lead the European Union as an independent nation. The 2009 London Book Festival has selected Finding Slovenia: A Guide to Old Europe s New Country as runner-up in the Wild Card category in its annual competition honoring the best of international publishing. Finding Slovenia also was selected as Finalist in the National Best Books 2009 Awards Travel Category by USA Book News.