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Requiem for a wren

Author: Nevil Shute
Publisher: London : Heinemann, 1955, 1974 printing.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Some years after the war has ended Alan Duncan returns to the family farm in Australia. But his homecoming is upset by the suicide of his parent's much-loved maid. A search through her belongings leads to heartbreaking revelations about the woman's identity, the death of Alan's brother, Bill, and, above all, the disappearance of his brother's fiancée, Janet.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nevil Shute
ISBN: 0434699160 9780434699162
OCLC Number: 219968993
Description: 249 pages
Responsibility: by Nevil Shute.

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Some years after the war has ended Alan Duncan returns to the family farm in Australia. But his homecoming is upset by the suicide of his parent's much-loved maid. A search through her belongings leads to heartbreaking revelations about the woman's identity, the death of Alan's brother, Bill, and, above all, the disappearance of his brother's fiancée, Janet.

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