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The flight

Author: Bryan Malessa
Publisher: London : Harper Perennial, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set at the end of World War II, this novel tells the story of a mother, who attempts to take her children from their village in East Prussia to the assumed safety of Berlin. Travelling across enemy lines, she discovers that their survival is dependent on her will to save them, and on overriding the tragedies they will face during the journey west.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bryan Malessa
ISBN: 9780007266746 000726674X
OCLC Number: 181422034
Notes: Originally published: London: Fourth Estate, 2007.
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Bryan Malessa.

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A powerful novel set at the end of World War II about one woman and her family's struggle for survival.  Read more...

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'A stark, moving narrative.' Daily Telegraph'an ambitious project for a first-time novelist, but one that Malessa embarks on with confidence...he chronicles in dark detail an event that remains Read more...

 
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