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The winter vault

Author: Anne Michaels; Karen White
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Audio, ℗2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1964, a newly married Canadian couple settled into a houseboat on the Nile just below Abu Simbel. Avery is one of the engineers responsible for the dismantling and reconstruction of the temple, a 'machine-worshipper' who is nonetheless sensitive to their destructive power. Jean is a botanist by vocation, passionately interested in everything that grows. They met on the banks of the St. Lawrence River, witnessing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Historical fiction
Love stories
Canadian fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Michaels; Karen White
ISBN: 9781400142453 1400142458 9781400112456 1400112451
OCLC Number: 369362999
Notes: Title from container.
Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Duration: 10:30:00.
Performer(s): Read by Karen White.
Description: 9 audio discs (approximately 10.5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Anne Michaels.

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In 1964, a newly married Canadian couple settled into a houseboat on the Nile just below Abu Simbel. Avery is one of the engineers responsible for the dismantling and reconstruction of the temple, a 'machine-worshipper' who is nonetheless sensitive to their destructive power. Jean is a botanist by vocation, passionately interested in everything that grows. They met on the banks of the St. Lawrence River, witnessing the construction of the Seaway as it swallowed towns, homes and lives.

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