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Guarded passions

Author: Rosie Harris; Marion Harris
Publisher: Sutton, Surrey, England : Severn House, 2014. ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wartime England. Married to a Guardsman at the age of eighteen after a whirlwind courtship, Helen Woodley believed her future was assured--only to be widowed before she was forty. Though she put on a brave face, Helen could no more reconcile herself to Adam's death than she could accept the hemmed-in, incestuous life of the Army and all its intrigues and affairs. And now Helen is faced with an unwelcome sense of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Electronic books
Fiction
History
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rosie Harris; Marion Harris
ISBN: 9781780105703 1780105703
OCLC Number: 895255340
Notes: "First published 1986 in mass market format under the title Soldiers' wives and pseudonym Marion Harris."
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: Rosie Harris.

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Wartime England. Married to a Guardsman at the age of eighteen after a whirlwind courtship, Helen Woodley believed her future was assured--only to be widowed before she was forty. Though she put on a brave face, Helen could no more reconcile herself to Adam's death than she could accept the hemmed-in, incestuous life of the Army and all its intrigues and affairs. And now Helen is faced with an unwelcome sense of déjà vu. For her impulsive, free-spirited daughter Ruth, eighteen years old herself, has fallen madly in love with a soldier about to be posted to Northern Ireland, a man whom she's desperately anxious to marry. Can Helen prevent history from repeating itself?

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