THE LINDEN AND THE OAK:
A Rusyn Novel Comes to Life
Author Mark Wansa will discuss the use of genealogy and family memories
in writing a historical novel.
The Linden and the Oak is a highly acclaimed novel about two Carpatho-Rusyn
families in a village of northeastern Slovakia,
caught up in the tidal waves of World War I, revolution,
and emigration from the Old Country to America.
Books will be available for purchase and signing.
A Joint Presentation of
The Slovak-American Society of Washington
The Carpatho-Rusyn Society, National Capital Chapter
Saturday, March 17, 2012 – 2:00 P.M.
Braddock District Governmental Center
9002 Burke Lake Road
Burke, VA 22015