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The fiery cross

Author: Diana Gabaldon
Publisher: London : Arrow, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The year is 1771, and war is coming. Jamie Fraser?s wife tells him so. Little as he wishes to, he must believe it, for hers is a gift of dreadful prophecy - a time-traveler?s certain knowledge. Born in the year of Our Lord 1918, Claire Randall served England as a nurse on the battlefields of World War II, and in the aftermath of peace found fresh conflicts when she walked through a cleftstone on the Scottish  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diana Gabaldon
ISBN: 0099710013 9780099710011
OCLC Number: 59478309
Notes: Originally published: London: Century, 2001.
Description: 1412 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Diana Gabaldon.

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1771: the Colony of North Carolina stands in an uneasy balance, with the rich, colonial aristocracy on one side and the struggling pioneers of the backcountry on the other. Between them stands Jamie  Read more...

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"A story that is both moving and magical" Northern Echo

 
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