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The Resource Motherland, William Nicholson

Motherland, William Nicholson

Label
Motherland
Title
Motherland
Statement of responsibility
William Nicholson
Title variation
Mother-land
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Summer, 1942. Kitty, an army driver stationed in Sussex, meets Ed, a Royal Marine commando, and Larry, a liaison officer with Combined Ops. She falls instantly in love with Ed, who falls in love with her. So does Larry. Both men go off to war, and Ed wins the highest military honor for his bravery. But sometimes heroes don't make the best husbands. [This novel] follows Kitty, Ed, and Larry from wartime England and the brutally tragic Dieppe raid to Nazi-occupied France, India after the war, and Jamaica before independence. Against this ever-changing backdrop--as they witness history being made and participate in the smaller dramas of romance, friendship, and parenthood--these three friends make choices that will determine the challenges and triumphs of their lives"--Dust jacket flap
Summary
Presents the story of a World War II love triangle involving a charismatic war hero whose marriage crumbles in the face of painful realities that culminate in tragedy when his ex-wife returns his best friend's long-unrequited love.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10175311
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nicholson, William
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6064.I235
LC item number
M68 2013
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Self-realization
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
Motherland, William Nicholson
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
gcl00007493
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
448 p.
Isbn
9781451687149
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2013000433
System control number
(OCoLC)828682430
Label
Motherland, William Nicholson
Publication
Control code
gcl00007493
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
448 p.
Isbn
9781451687149
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2013000433
System control number
(OCoLC)828682430

Library Locations

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