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The great fire

Author: Shirley Hazzard; Virginia Leishman
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, ℗2004.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In war-torn Asia and stricken Europe, men and women, still young but veterans of harsh experience, must reinvent their lives and expectations and learn from their past to dream again. Some will fulfill their destinies, others will falter. At the center of the story, a brave and brilliant soldier finds that survival and worldly achievement are not enough. His counterpart, a young girl living in occupied Japan and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Psychological fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Shirley Hazzard; Virginia Leishman
ISBN: 1402581254 9781402581250
OCLC Number: 54314877
Notes: Title from container.
Unabridged.
In container (22 cm.).
Performer(s): Narrated by Virginia Leishman.
Description: 8 audiocassettes (11.25 hr.) : analog
Responsibility: by Shirley Hazzard.

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In war-torn Asia and stricken Europe, men and women, still young but veterans of harsh experience, must reinvent their lives and expectations and learn from their past to dream again. Some will fulfill their destinies, others will falter. At the center of the story, a brave and brilliant soldier finds that survival and worldly achievement are not enough. His counterpart, a young girl living in occupied Japan and tending her dying brother, falls in love, and in the process discovers herself.

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