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The Americans

Author: John Jakes
Publisher: New York : Jove Publications, 1983, ©1978.
Series: Kent family chronicles, v. 8.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Gideon Kent, his health failing, fears for the future of his lost dynasty. His actress-daughter, Eleanor, learns what it is to love an alien in the land of the free. Con-man Carter drifts cross-country in search of a lazy fortune. It falls to young Will, borken by his mother's madness, to redeem Philip Kent's American dream.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Epic fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Jakes
ISBN: 0515072893 9780515072891
OCLC Number: 11148334
Notes: "A Jove book."
Description: xii, 800 pages : genealogical table ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Kent family chronicles, v. 8.
Responsibility: John Jakes.

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Gideon Kent, his health failing, fears for the future of his lost dynasty. His actress-daughter, Eleanor, learns what it is to love an alien in the land of the free. Con-man Carter drifts cross-country in search of a lazy fortune. It falls to young Will, borken by his mother's madness, to redeem Philip Kent's American dream.

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