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    Escape From Soviet Communism and Russia’s Rule Is Theme Of New Inspirational Book, 'Quest For Freedom' By David Michael Palladino

    David Michael Palladino has announced the release of 'Adriana Corderu, Quest for Freedom', the story of the beautiful Romanian, Adriana Corderu and her quest to obtain freedom by escaping the Iron Curtain.

    Palladino produces inspirational fiction for young readers. His works teach important ideals and values. As a former U.S. Army Ranger, former High School Phys-Ed & Health Teacher and Coach, and founder of “Palladino Martial Arts”, he understands the significance of instilling these all-important ideals and values in young people. He utilizes engaging works of fiction as the backdrop to accomplish that goal. This work will be especially appealing to parents, grandparents and educators.

    The Cold War era was a period in world history that was terrifying for many and exhilarating for many others. During this period, beginning in 1946, and continuing on through the 1970s, in Western Europe, hundreds of thousands of American military personnel had been sent to occupy the land. U.S. regular military service members and Western European civilians who lived in Western Europe were often terrified at the prospect of chemical and nuclear engagement with the Eastern Bloc. The East-West border was less than a day’s drive from where many of these people were stationed and lived. This was a truly trying time for frightened Western civilians and U.S. regular military service members throughout the Western world.

    "I think many Americans take our freedom for granted," Palladino stated. "This book is the story of a brave young spirit who, with inspiration from the great American President Ronald Reagan, helped to inflict the first substantial cracks in the wall commonly known as the Iron Curtain. Once readers experience the world through the life of Adriana Corderu, freedom will never seem the same."

    During the Cold War the world revolved around the conflict between the theologies of communism and democracy. The two main protagonists in this conflict were the United States in the West and the Soviet Union in the East. As Eastern Bloc leaders began to tighten restrictions in the lives of their people, commensurate with their increase in power, there began to emerge, in the East, a group of young people, hard and idealistic, adventurous and courageous. These would become the heroes of the movement of their time. These were the brave young souls who, with inspiration from President Reagan, began to break down the Iron Curtain.

    'Quest for Freedom' has received rave reviews. One reviewer stated, "More native born Americans need to know this story and more importantly appreciate our country as she did." Another said, "The readers become engrossed immediately in Palladino's dynamic effervescent style."

    David Palladino is available for media interviews and can be reached using the information below or by email at inspirationalbookauthor@yahoo.com. 'Adriana Corderu, Quest for Freedom' is available at Amazon, Barnes and Noble and Rosedog Books. More information is available at Palladino's website.


    David Michael Palladino writes inspirational fiction for young readers. His background helps him in crafting messages that resonate with young readers and teaches them important ideals and values. He utilizes engaging works of fiction to help instill these values.
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