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The Resource The Sound of the Hours

The Sound of the Hours

Label
The Sound of the Hours
Title
The Sound of the Hours
Statement of responsibility
Karen Campbell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Divided by loyalties, brought together by warSeptember, 1943. Tuscany, Italy.In the hilltop town of Barga, everyone holds their breath. Even the bells fall silent. Everything Vittoria Guidi knows and loves is at risk. German troops occupy the mountains around her home, as America's Buffalo Soldiers prepare to invade. As Vittoria's country is torn in two, so is her conscience. Should she side with her Scots-Italian father or her Fascist mother? Should she do what she is told – or what she believes in?Frank Chapel, a young, black American soldier fighting with the Buffalo soldiers for a country that refuses him the vote, is unlike anyone Vittoria has ever met. In the chaos, they find each other – but can their growing love overcome prejudice and war?
Summary
A sweeping and romantic novel about love, loss, and conflict in an occupied Italian town during World War II
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10796205
Cataloging source
SALS
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Campbell, Karen
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Literary Fiction
  • American Fiction
  • War Fiction
  • History
  • Historical Fiction
  • Romance
Target audience
adult
Label
The Sound of the Hours
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:BLM_635026
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781408857366
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Sound of the Hours
Control code
BORROWBOX:BLM_635026
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781408857366
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Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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