Floore, Frances Berkeley The Bread of the Oppressed: An American Woman's Experiences in War-Disrupted Countries from the Journal and Letters of Frances Berkeley Floore, 1944-1949
Hicksville, NY Exposition Press 1975 0682482471 / 9780682482479 First Edition Cloth Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
Signed by Author
292 pp., 5 appendices, numerous photographs. Spine slanted, minor edgewear/bumping along bottom edge, PO name inside. DJ shows minor edgewear, spine sunned. Text is clean and unmarked. Bookplate tipped in at half-title page stating in green ink in author's handwriting: "I hope you will not find this too depressing (signed) Fran Floore."
Profoundly moved by the suffering of the Greek people in the aftermath of the brutal occupation of their country, Frances Berkeley Floore, at the time Director of Dietetics for Eastman Kodak, wrote to the Greek War Relief Association and the United Nations Rehabilitation and Relief Association to offerher services. Her experiences in the Middle East, Greece, and Germany under the auspices of GWRA, UNRRA, and the United Nations International Refugee Organization (IRO) are recalled in these pages."; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; Signed by Author