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The iron necklace

Author: Giles Waterfield
Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2016. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The society wedding of Thomas, an idealistic German architect, and Irene, an English artist, brings together the Curtius and Benson families. Thomas and Irene settle into marital life in Berlin, until their lives are shattered by the outbreak of the First World War ... While Irene struggles to survive in a country where she is the enemy, her sister Sophia faces the war as a nurse on the Western Front. For their  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Giles Waterfield
ISBN: 9781760291211 1760291218 1760112003 9781760112004
OCLC Number: 1056252078
Notes: Originally published: 2015.
Description: viii, 435 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Giles Waterfield.

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A beautiful and movingly portrayed tale of two families, united by marriage but torn apart by war, from the McKitterick Prize-winning author Giles Waterfield.  Read more...

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A fascinating psychological portrait of a marriage * Daily Mail on The Long Afternoon * An almost perfect first novel * Daily Telegraph on The Long Afternoon * An atmospheric, tender first novel * Read more...

 
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