About the Book
This is the story of Karl, a German man who was born in Sudetenland, orphaned at age four, soldier at age 16, a prisoner of war for over three years and once released, spent time searching for his adopted family in a divided Germany after they were kicked off their farm in the former Czechoslovakia.
Karl has wrestled with the fact that he was left with nothing after his father and mother were expelled from Sudetenland. He has struggled with acceptance and acknowledgment in Germany and Canada. Now, at 85, he’s found a semblance of a peaceful life.