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Echoes

Author: Danielle Steel; Simon Prebble
Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, c2004.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : EnglishView 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: Audiocassettes
Audiobooks
Fiction
History
Talking books
Historical fiction
War stories
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Danielle Steel; Simon Prebble
ISBN: 0553757121 9780553757125
OCLC Number: 56829257
Notes: "RH 2365"--Container; ""RH/2365"--Cassette surface.
Abridged.
"Includes the bonus program 'Fine Things'" (3 hrs.)--Container.
Performer(s): Read by Simon Prebble.
Description: 6 audiocassettes (9 hr.) : analog, Dolby processed
Other Titles: Fine things.
Responsibility: by 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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