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By Ellen von zur Muehlen,Gisela v.z. M. Ives

In God’s palms: A Noblewoman’s fight for Survival in battle and Revolution has been referred to as “a ecu long gone with the Wind” and a “story of the good upheavals of the twentieth Century, of the altering face of ecu historical past, and of the common energy of the human spirit.” This gripping memoir, through Ellen von zur Muehlen, chronicles her existence from her delivery in 1892 right into a relatives of the Baltic German the Aristocracy in Tsarist Russia, to her existence in Germany, Poland, and London, England. She later emigrated to the USA, the place she died in 1985 on the age of ninety two. She writes concerning the violent adjustments in her lifestyles in the course of global struggle I, the Bolshevik revolution in Russia, and global struggle II, ultimately fleeing in 1945 along with her family members throughout the burning ruins of Berlin over the last days of Nazi Germany.
Her daughter, Gisela Ives, bargains her personal statement approximately those occasions, following her beginning in 1931 on her father’s property in Latvia. She met and later married in London George Ives of recent Bern, North Carolina, who was once stationed there as an officer within the usa military.
Ellen’s instance of human braveness and faith—for she fervently believed that she was once in God’s fingers and that He guided her to make the perfect judgements for survival—has been an concept for all of her family.

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