Chapter 2 from Katsehamos and the Great Idea: 'America'

Click for a sample chapter from 'Katsehamos and the Great Idea'. It tells the story of the Feros brothers' journey to America in 1907. As tensions escalated in Europe, the boys would soon return to Greece, eventually fighting in four wars for Greece and her Great Idea. Later the brothers built a new life in Australia where they became embroiled in a cinema war in the country town of Bingara.

CONTENTS
1. Kythera
2. America
3. Fifty Lepta a Day
4. Good Greek, Bad Greek
5. Two Towns
6. The Red Apple Tree
7. Cinema Wars
8. Return to Kythera
9. The Finest Show in Bingara
10. Dreamland Cafe
11. Katsavias
12. More Towns
13. Epilogue

 

 

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