MIRDITA HOUSE OF GJOMARKU KANUN

After a long year of working on the translation of my father’s book from Albanian into English I am proud to say it is finished! The book was published today and is available on Amazon. This has been a true labor of love and a great tribute to my family. I hope those of you who are curious enough to buy it will enjoy it. Here’s a short tease…

My father, Ndue Gjon Marku aka Ndue Gjon Markagjoni and Ndue Gjomarkaj, was the second oldest son of Kapidan Gjon Marka Gjoni, the leader of the Gjomarkaj tribe in Mirdita. Their stronghold was Orosh, the seat of their House, which for over 500 years remained vital to the stability, longevity and continuity of the highlander’s way of life. Their story is one of courage, bravery, suffering, triumph, and sacrifice……….

english-cover

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