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Account rendered, a novel

Author: Vera Brittain
Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company, 1944.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The tragic impact of two world wars on sensitive musician. Francis Keynsham Halkin is the musically gifted son of a hard-headed paper manufacturer in the Midlands, England. Enlisting for the last few months of the First World War he is injured, apparently superficially, but suffers a form of amnesia. Now he is on trial for the murder of his wife, Sally. Is he guilty or insane? Or is there another reason? A moving  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970.
Account rendered.
New York, The Macmillan company, 1944
(OCoLC)561288481
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vera Brittain
OCLC Number: 1611920
Notes: "First printing."
Description: viii pages, 1 leaf, 339 pages 21 cm
Responsibility: by Vera Brittain ...

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The tragic impact of two world wars on sensitive musician. Francis Keynsham Halkin is the musically gifted son of a hard-headed paper manufacturer in the Midlands, England. Enlisting for the last few months of the First World War he is injured, apparently superficially, but suffers a form of amnesia. Now he is on trial for the murder of his wife, Sally. Is he guilty or insane? Or is there another reason? A moving story of aspiration, tragedy and conflict that is full of suspense and dramatic incident.

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