The Resource Echoes, Danielle Steel

Echoes, Danielle Steel

Label
Echoes
Title
Echoes
Statement of responsibility
Danielle Steel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The summer of 1915 was a time of prosperity and unease for the Wittgenstein family, and for their eldest daughter Beata it was also a time of awakening. By the glimmering waters of Lake Geneva, the quiet Jewish beauty met a young French officer and fell in love. Knowing that her parents would never accept her marriage to a Catholic, Beata followed her heart - and as the two built a new life together, Beata's past would stay with her in ways she could never have predicted. As the years pass, Beata must watch in horror as Europe is once again engulfed in war, threatening her life and family - even her daughter Amadea, who has taken the vows of a Carmelite nun. But Amadea is forced into hiding and as family and friends are swept away without a trace, she begins a harrowing journey of survival. Taking on daring missions behind enemy lines, she finds a man who will help her discover her place in an unbreakable chain between generations...between her lost family and her future. An intricate tapestry of a mother's love, a daughter's courage, and the unwavering faith that sustained them - even in history's darkest hour
Summary
On the shores of Lake Geneva in 1915, the Jewish beauty Beata Wittgenstein falls in love with a Catholic French officer and marries him despite the wishes of her family, but when Hitler's terror arrives, Beata has to undertake a harrowing journey of survival
Tone
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128992
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Steel, Danielle
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Concentration camp inmates
  • Concentration camp escapes
  • Women
  • Nuns
  • France
Target audience
adult
Label
Echoes, Danielle Steel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Bantam, 2004
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
491 pages
Isbn
9780552149945
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Echoes, Danielle Steel
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Bantam, 2004
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
491 pages
Isbn
9780552149945
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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