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The flight of the maidens

Author: Jane Gardam
Publisher: New York : Carroll & Graf Publishers, 2001, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Carroll & Graf edView all editions and formats
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"The Flight of the Maidens" is an award-winning novelist's captivating look at postwar England and a summer that changes the lives of three schoolgirls on the brink of womanhood and a new world. An award-winning novelist's captivating look at postwar England & a summer that changes the lives of three schoolgirls on the brink of womanhood & a new world.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Gardam
ISBN: 0786708794 9780786708796 070116963X 9780701169633
OCLC Number: 47112589
Description: 278 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Jane Gardam.

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A "period" novel, which describes the postwar summer of 1946 and follows the growing up of three young women in the months between leaving school and taking up their scholarships at university.  Read more...

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