The Resource A bridge across the ocean, Susan Meissner

A bridge across the ocean, Susan Meissner

Label
A bridge across the ocean
Title
A bridge across the ocean
Statement of responsibility
Susan Meissner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
February, 1946. World War Two is over, but the recovery from the most intimate of its horrors has only just begun for Annaliese Lange, a German ballerina desperate to escape her past, and Simone Deveraux, the wronged daughter of a French Resistance spy. Now the two women are joining hundreds of other European war brides aboard the renowned RMS Queen Mary to cross the Atlantic and be reunited with their American husbands. Their new lives in the United States brightly beckon until their tightly-held secrets are laid bare in their shared stateroom. When the voyage ends at New York Harbor, only one of them will disembark... Present day. Facing a crossroads in her own life, Brette Caslake visits the famously haunted Queen Mary at the request of an old friend. What she finds will set her on a course to solve a seventy-year-old tragedy that will draw her into the heartaches and triumphs of the courageous war brides and will ultimately lead her to reconsider what she has to sacrifice to achieve her own deepest longings
Summary
Brette Caslake visits the haunted Queen Mary and makes a discovery that will help her solve a 70-year old tragedy involving two European war brides who sailed on the same vessel to New York Harbor in 1946
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10545001
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meissner, Susan
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Queen Mary (Steamship)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Married people
  • Secrecy
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
Label
A bridge across the ocean, Susan Meissner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes reader's guide
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
000059473572
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
463 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781683243441
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
Label
A bridge across the ocean, Susan Meissner
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes reader's guide
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
000059473572
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
463 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781683243441
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print

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