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The Paris of the East : a novel

Author: Karen McMillan
Publisher: [Auckland] : McKenzie Publishing, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Four friends picnic on a brilliant summer's day and celebrate an engagement, aware of the rumbles of war, but hopeful that in any conflict Poland will have the upper hand... A page-turning story that spans the period of the Second World War, this is a dramatic historical adventure that goes from Warsaw to Lublin, from Bucharest to Paris, from London to the Concentration Camp at Ravensbruck - but always at the heart  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
New Zealand fiction
Historical fiction
History
Fiction
Love stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Paris of the East
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen McMillan
ISBN: 9780473270070 0473270072
OCLC Number: 878084030
Description: 324 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: "Four friends picnic on a brilliant summer's day and celebrate an engagement, aware of the rumbles of war, but hopeful that in any conflict Poland will have the upper hand... A page-turning story that spans the period of the Second World War, this is a dramatic historical adventure that goes from Warsaw to Lublin, from Bucharest to Paris, from London to the Concentration Camp at Ravensbruck --
but always at the heart of this novel is the mesmerising city of Warsaw --
'The Paris of the East.'" --
Back cover.
Responsibility: Karen McMillan.

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"Four friends picnic on a brilliant summer's day and celebrate an engagement, aware of the rumbles of war, but hopeful that in any conflict Poland will have the upper hand... A page-turning story that spans the period of the Second World War, this is a dramatic historical adventure that goes from Warsaw to Lublin, from Bucharest to Paris, from London to the Concentration Camp at Ravensbruck - but always at the heart of this novel is the mesmerising city of Warsaw - 'The Paris of the East.'"--Back cover.

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