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The Salamanca drum

Author: Dorothy Eden; Rowena Cooper
Publisher: Bath [England] : Chivers Audio Books, ℗1994.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Matilda Duncastle was a young woman dreaming of glory. She would uphold the proud tradition of her military ancestors by breeding sons who would defend the great British Empire. But financial catastrophe forced Matilda into a loveless marriage, and in the bitter years that followed, a poignant family heirloom became her symbol of courage; the Salamanca Drum, once carried by a Duncastle ancestor to his death in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
New Zealand fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Eden; Rowena Cooper
ISBN: 0745143385 9780745143385
OCLC Number: 31431413
Notes: "Complete & unabridged."
Novel by a New Zealand author.
Performer(s): Read by Rowena Cooper.
Description: 8 audiocassettes (9 hr., 7 min.) : 1 7/8 ips, 2 track, mono, Dolby processed
Responsibility: Dorothy Eden.

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Matilda Duncastle was a young woman dreaming of glory. She would uphold the proud tradition of her military ancestors by breeding sons who would defend the great British Empire. But financial catastrophe forced Matilda into a loveless marriage, and in the bitter years that followed, a poignant family heirloom became her symbol of courage; the Salamanca Drum, once carried by a Duncastle ancestor to his death in battle, would echo through the generations as Matilda and her family endured the demands of their family history.

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