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The Resource A country road, a tree/, Jo Baker

A country road, a tree/, Jo Baker

Label
A country road, a tree/
Title
A country road, a tree/
Statement of responsibility
Jo Baker
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Paris, 1939: the pavement rumbles with the footfall of Nazi soldiers marching along the Champs Elysees. A young writer, recently arrived from Ireland to make his mark, smokes one last cigarette with his lover before the city they know is torn apart. Soon, he will put is own life and those of his loved ones in mortal danger by joining the Resistance
Summary
Samuel Beckett is a young writer living in Paris, intoxicated by new friendships with James Joyce and the other writers and artists making the vibrant city their creative home. But when war breaks out in 1939, he puts his life in mortal danger and joins the Resistance. The novel illuminates how his extraordinary literary gift is forged by war.
Storyline
Writing style
Character
Award
Loan Stars Favourites, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10466728
Cataloging source
DKDLA
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Baker, Jo
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Authors
  • Soldiers
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • France
Target audience
adult
Label
A country road, a tree/, Jo Baker
Instantiates
Publication
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057408129
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9780857522085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)949822094
Label
A country road, a tree/, Jo Baker
Publication
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057408129
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9780857522085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)949822094

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