Enemies of the People: My Family's Journey to America

Enemies of the People: My Family's Journey to America - Kati Marton Journalist Kati Marton's latest book is an excellent biography of her parents, with some autobiographical content as she writes about her own observations. Marton's parents were Associated Press journalists in Hungary, surviving Nazis, the AVO (Hungarian secret police, who imprisoned both of Marton's parents) and the October Revolution of 1956.Marton obtained the AVO and FBI files on her parents after their deaths and uses the official documents to fill in the gaps of her childhood recollections and understandings of what her parents went through to get the truth about life behind the Iron Curtain to people in the West.Moving, intelligent and entertaining. Memoir fans are sure to enjoy Marton's work.