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By Stuart F. Tower

ISBN-10: 1932211020

ISBN-13: 9781932211023

ISBN-10: 1932211217

ISBN-13: 9781932211214

Sixty lively younger women and men, marching around the face of an explosive 1904 Europe, overtly flying an "enemy" flag via 1500 miles of decidedly opposed territory. Why are they requesting yes hassle? Why cannot they pass quietly, just like the hundreds of thousands of others, at the hours of darkness of evening, clandestinely crossing borders, hoping to make it alive to the good ports the place steamships will ferry them to the golden land....America. Why? simply because they're sworn to make their exodus a strong statement....a loud and transparent protest opposed to the inhumane, deplorable stipulations , the government-planned alternate boycotts and resultant impoverishment, the expanding variety of lethal pogroms, and above all of it, the sheer hopelessness.

those indefatigable emigrants will stumble upon alongside the best way each available barrier and intervention: the army forces of Romania, the Austro-Hungarian Empire and the recent Germany; small-town magistrates, xenophobic police and roving outlaw gangs of the main unsavory type. upload to this bold combine, Carpathian snow storms, impassable passes, episodes of pressured exertions, imprisonment and get away, unexpected affects from their very own humans, then attending to ports at the North Sea is much from a romantic excitement trek. Their braveness, one-mindedness, resourcefulness, and the management of younger Mordecai Anieloff and his selected cadre, are all that they could depend on to get them via.

These have been the "Wayfarers of Birlad", the fusgeyers, those that glided by foot, and their tale is your tale. It rightfully belongs to we all whose plucky ancestors from all elements of the area skilled the great fight to get to a greater position, whereas ever-reluctant to discuss it. We and the generations forward are the lucky beneficiaries

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