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The air we breathe : a novel

Author: Andrea Barrett
Publisher: London : Hutchinson, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In fall 1916, Americans debate whether to enter the European war. "Preparedness parades" march and headlines report German spies. But in an isolated community in the Adirondacks, the danger is barely felt. At Tamarack Lake the focus is on the sick. Wealthy tubercular patients live in private cure cottages; charity patients, mainly immigrants, fill the large public sanatorium.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrea Barrett
ISBN: 9780091920944 0091920949 9780091921330 0091921333
OCLC Number: 182663141
Description: 297 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Andrea Barrett.

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