posts tagged ‘Germany’

Trek

September 7th, 2010
Trek
by Mary Hunt Jentsch

Trek is the memoir of world war II written by my grandmother, Mary Hunt.¬† She was american, and a Radcliffe college girl when she fell in love with my grandfather, a German man studying at Harvard. After they graduated they married and went to live in Switzerland, and then Germany. They had two children: my mother, Erika, and my uncle Jerry. ¬†Trek recounts the story of the nearly idyllic pastoral life of my grandfather’s family In rural Eastern Germany.…