Fires of Evening by E. V. Thompson

Fires of Evening by E. V. Thompson

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* The new Cornish masterpiece from the bestselling author of CAST NO SHADOWS and RUDDLEMOOR * Next in the bestselling Retallick family saga series set between 1910-1918

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Josh and Miriam Retallick and their grandson Ben seem almost part of the wild and rugged Cornish landscape of 1913. Yet a revolutionary spirit of change is sweeping across the country - and the whole of Europe - with terrifying haste. Even before the outbreak of the Great War, with strike action compromising his position in the community and threatening the future of the China clay industry, Ben is unsettled by the presence of his cousin Emma Cotton. Inspired by the blossoming suffragette movement, it is a cause which takes her to London and a meeting with ardent campaigner Tessa Wren. As Emma and Tessa are plunged into the turmoil of driving ambulances to the front line in France, Ben's wife, Lily, resigned to dying in a Swiss clinic, pushes her husband towards this courageous new woman ...

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SKU GOR002192076
Title Fires of Evening
Author By (author) E. V. Thompson
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
Year Published 2010
Number of Pages 528
ISBN 10 0751545767
ISBN 13 9780751545760
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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Josh and Miriam Retallick and their grandson Ben seem almost part of the wild and rugged Cornish landscape of 1913. Yet a revolutionary spirit of change is sweeping across the country - and the whole of Europe - with terrifying haste. Even before the outbreak of the Great War, with strike action compromising his position in the community and threatening the future of the China clay industry, Ben is unsettled by the presence of his cousin Emma Cotton. Inspired by the blossoming suffragette movement, it is a cause which takes her to London and a meeting with ardent campaigner Tessa Wren. As Emma and Tessa are plunged into the turmoil of driving ambulances to the front line in France, Ben's wife, Lily, resigned to dying in a Swiss clinic, pushes her husband towards this courageous new woman ...
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR002192076
Title Fires of Evening
Author By (author) E. V. Thompson
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
Year Published 2010
Number of Pages 528
ISBN 10 0751545767
ISBN 13 9780751545760
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No

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