Memories Before and After the Sound of Music: An Autobiography by Agathe Von Trapp

Memories Before and After the Sound of Music: An Autobiography

by Agathe Von Trapp


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The heartwarming true story of the family made legendary by "The Sound of Music"--as told by Agathe, the eldest von Trapp daughter.

"The Sound of Music" has captivated generations with its inspiring story of courage, love, music, and familial devotion. Audiences the world over have taken the von Trapp family into their hearts, joyfully celebrating their many triumphs and their daring escape from the Nazis.

In this charming, poignant, and unforgettable memoir, Agathe von Trapp, the eldest daughter, shares the true story of her family, the events that inspired the internationally beloved musical and film, and what happened to the von Trapps in the years after. Blessed with impeccable recall, Agathe shares her vivid memories of a childhood spent in an idyllic Austrian home with her brothers, sisters, and gentle, loving father; of the tragic loss of their mother; of the arrival of Maria; and of the bonding of a close-knit group of siblings who achieved great fame and endured great hardship.

Beautifully adorned with Agathe von Trapp's sketches and personal photographs, "Memories Before and After the Sound of Music" transports readers to a bygone time as it tells the intimate, loving story of a renowned and truly remarkable family.

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Weight: 0.49 lbs

ISBN-10: 0061998818

ISBN-13: 9780061998812

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Used - Good (3 available) Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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