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The winter vault

Author: Anne Michaels; Karen White
Publisher: Old Saybrook : Tantor Media, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : 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
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)369362999
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Michaels; Karen White
ISBN: 9781400192458 1400192455 1400112451 9781400112456
OCLC Number: 457729411
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 10:23:14.
Performer(s): Read by Karen White.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 149301 KB; MP3 file size: 292250 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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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