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Good book for people with Calabrian heritage

Postby Squigy » 25 Aug 2010, 04:47

It's called "Breaking the Mould" by Penny Petrone.

Reading parts of it, it's like she's describing my great grandmother. Here is the link:

http://books.google.com/books?id=seiLkK ... &q&f=false
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Re: Good book for people with Calabrian heritage

Postby choprjohn » 24 Sep 2010, 18:39

Great reading! Thank you for the tip....Johnnie
Researching IEMMA, From Cittanova, Reggio Calabria, also YEMMA & AMIE from Syracuse NY
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Re: Good book for people with Calabrian heritage

Postby Squigy » 25 Sep 2010, 03:42

choprjohn wrote:Great reading! Thank you for the tip....Johnnie


You're welcome!
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Campobasso: D'Andrea, Barile

Catanzaro: Fiorelli/Fiorillo, Romito
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Re: Good book for people with Calabrian heritage

Postby aliza24 » 26 Oct 2010, 16:20

Thanks Squigy. Will check it out.
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Re: Good book for people with Calabrian heritage

Postby Squigy » 26 Oct 2010, 16:27

aliza24 wrote:Thanks Squigy. Will check it out.


I just bought it on Amazon for around $10.00. I really like it, it's funny how many traits the Calabrese share.
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