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The Master Butchers Singing Club

Author: Louise Erdrich
Publisher: Hampton, NH : BBC Audiobooks America, ℗2003.
Series: Sound Library.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Having survived the killing fields of World War I, Fidelis Waldvogel returns home to his quiet German village and marries the pregnant widow of his best friend, killed in action. With a suitcase full of sausages and a master butcher's precious set of knives, Fidelis sets out for America and settles in Argus, North Dakota. Over the years he works hard, building a business, a family, and a singing club consisting of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Erdrich
ISBN: 0792728637 9780792728634
OCLC Number: 52042466
Notes: Read by the author.
Performer(s): Read by the author.
Description: 13 audio discs (15 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Compact discs.
Series Title: Sound Library.
Responsibility: Louise Erdrich.

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Having survived the killing fields of World War I, Fidelis Waldvogel returns home to his quiet German village and marries the pregnant widow of his best friend, killed in action. With a suitcase full of sausages and a master butcher's precious set of knives, Fidelis sets out for America and settles in Argus, North Dakota. Over the years he works hard, building a business, a family, and a singing club consisting of the best voices in town. What happens when the Old World meets the New -- in the person of Delphine Watzka -- becomes one of the great adventures of Fidelis's life.

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