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The Resource Meet me in Buenos Aires : a memoir, Marlene Hobsbawm

Meet me in Buenos Aires : a memoir, Marlene Hobsbawm

Label
Meet me in Buenos Aires : a memoir
Title
Meet me in Buenos Aires
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Marlene Hobsbawm
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the time of his death Eric Hobsbawm was the most famous historian in the world. He not only wrote history but was witness to it, from Communist uprising in Europe to revolution in Cuba where he was Che Guevara's interpreter. He was instrumental in the birth of New Labour and was also a Jazz journalist for the New Statesman. In later years he became a Companion of Honour. This is the story of his family life. Marlene Hobsbawm grew up in a comfortable middle class Jewish home in Vienna but that life was shattered by the rise of Nazism. Age five she fled the country with her family and settled in the UK. A talented linguist, Marlene worked post-war for the UN in Italy helping to rebuild the country then on to the war-torn Congo. Returning to the UK she met Eric Hobsbawm. This is the story of their rollercoster life together much of it spent under the scrutiny of M15
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hobsbawm, Marlene
Dewey number
907.202
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
D15.H63
LC item number
H63 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hobsbawm, E. J.
  • Historians
  • Intellectuals
  • Hobsbawm, E. J.
  • Historians
  • Intellectuals
  • Great Britain
Label
Meet me in Buenos Aires : a memoir, Marlene Hobsbawm
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1120193405
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 168 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781999313579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Meet me in Buenos Aires : a memoir, Marlene Hobsbawm
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1120193405
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 168 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781999313579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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