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Author: Danielle Steel; Simon Prebble
Publisher: Santa Ana, CA : Books on Tape, ℗2004.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : Library edView all editions and formats
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For the Wittgenstein family, the summer of 1915 was a time of both prosperity and unease, as the guns of war sound in the distance. But for eldest daughter, Beata, it was a time of awakening. By glimmering Lake Geneva, the Jewish beauty met a young French officer and fell in love. Even though her parents would never accept her marriage to a Catholic, Beata followed her heart anyway. As the two built a new life  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
History
Historical fiction
War stories
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Danielle Steel; Simon Prebble
ISBN: 1415913323 9781415913321
OCLC Number: 56555060
Notes: Unabridged.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Read by Simon Prebble.
Description: 9 audio discs (72 min. each) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Danielle Steel.

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For the Wittgenstein family, the summer of 1915 was a time of both prosperity and unease, as the guns of war sound in the distance. But for eldest daughter, Beata, it was a time of awakening. By glimmering Lake Geneva, the Jewish beauty met a young French officer and fell in love. Even though her parents would never accept her marriage to a Catholic, Beata followed her heart anyway. As the two built a new life together, Beata's past would stay with her, and when Europe faces war once again, Beata must watch in horror as Hitler's terror threatens her family, even her daughter Amadea who has taken on the vows of a Carmelite nun. As family and friends are swept away without a trace, Amadea is forced into hiding, thus beginning a harrowing journey of survival, first in the Nazi death camps and then in the French resistance.--

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