An inside view of five generations coping with the events of the 20th Century. It covers living in a small Pennsylvania town in the first half of the 1900s; cadet life at West Point; serving in the Occupation Army in Germany after World War II; the Nuremberg Trials of the Nazi leaders; visiting Prague the day the Communists took over in 1948; the development of a 200-person law firm; Connecticut politics; the goings-on in a family during the 1960s, 1970s and later years; and the changes that occurred in a family's views on political and social issues. It is a 100-year journey reduced to three hours.They set off but got no farther than Northampton when David announced that he had made an appointment for some minor repairs to the car. Three hours later, the group was underway again. Things went well until they hit Georgia and pulledanbsp;...
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