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A Lily of the Field

Author: John Lawton
Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, [2010], ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First EditionView all editions and formats
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A novel set before, during, and after World War II follows the loosely parallel lives of an Austrian cellist, Meret Voytek, whose orchestra becomes part of the Hitler Youth, and Hungarian physist Karel Szabo, who is recruited by the Americans to help build the atomic bomb.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Lawton
ISBN: 9780802119568 0802119565
OCLC Number: 555627769
Description: 381 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: John Lawton.
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A novel set before, during, and after World War II follows the loosely parallel lives of an Austrian cellist, Meret Voytek, whose orchestra becomes part of the Hitler Youth, and Hungarian physist Karel Szabo, who is recruited by the Americans to help build the atomic bomb.

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