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The great fire

Author: Shirley Hazzard; Virginia Leishman
Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : 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 find 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: Psychological fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Shirley Hazzard; Virginia Leishman
ISBN: 1402581122 9781402581120
OCLC Number: 54539017
Notes: "Unabridged Fiction"--Container.
Performer(s): Narrated by Virginia Leishman.
Description: 10 sound discs (11.25 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: 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 find 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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