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Ashes in the wind

Author: Christopher Bland
Publisher: London : Head of Zeus, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This epic saga, interweaving the destinies of the Anglo-Irish Burkes and the Catholic Irish Sullivans, through three generations, begins in 1919 with a shocking murder and the burning of the Burkes' ancestral castle in Kerry. John Burke and Tomas Sullivan were friends at school. But now they find themselves on opposite sides of an armed struggle which will engulf Ireland and take both men to a day of reckoning on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: ebook version
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Bland
ISBN: 9781781859339 1781859337 9781781859346 1781859345 1781859329 9781781859322 9781781859353 1781859353
OCLC Number: 892702381
Description: 404 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Christopher Bland.

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An epic story, interweaving the destinies of two Irish families set against the backdrop of the turbulent twentieth century.  Read more...

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'An ambitious and enjoyable debut' The Sunday Times. 'A compelling narrative' The Racing Post. 'A really striking first novel with a strong narrative that's actually about something' Richard Eyre. Read more...

 
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