This powerful novel tells the story of a child born in 1933 into the turbulent world of the Balkans and traces his life into the third millennium. The central character, Josip Lasta, is the son of an impoverished school teacher in a remote village high in the mountains of the Croatian interior. World War II is underway and the entire region of Yugoslavia is torn by conflicting factions. As events gather momentum, hell breaks loose, and the young and the innocent are caught in the path of great evils. Their only remaining strength is their religious faith and their families. Paper.
Removing from website. John forgot to mention to Mary not to order this book again. The last book took 5 years to sell. Inventory card recycled. As of today there is one copy of the book on the shelf. PH 8/11/2023