The Resource A Lily of the Field, John Lawton, (ebook)

A Lily of the Field, John Lawton, (ebook)

Label
A Lily of the Field
Title
A Lily of the Field
Statement of responsibility
John Lawton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Spanning the tumultuous years 1934 to 1948, John Lawton's A Lily of the Field is a brilliant historical thriller from a master of the form. The book follows two characters?M<U+00da>ret Voytek, a talented young cellist living in Vienna at the novel's start, and Dr. Karel Szabo, a Hungarian physicist interned in a camp on the Isle of Man. In his seventh Inspector Troy novel, Lawton moves seamlessly from Vienna and Auschwitz to the deserts of New Mexico and the rubble-strewn streets of postwar London, following the fascinating parallels of the physicist Szabo and musician Voytek as fate takes each far from home and across the untraditional battlefields of a destructive war to an unexpected intersection at the novel's close. The result, A Lily of the Field, is Lawton's best book yet, an historically accurate and remarkably written novel that explores the diaspora or two Europeans from the rise of Hitler to the post-atomic age
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1949-
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Lawton, John
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Cellists
  • Physicists
  • Murder
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
A Lily of the Field, John Lawton, (ebook)
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780802196255
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12210430
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12210430
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MWT12210430
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A Lily of the Field, John Lawton, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780802196255
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12210430
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12210430
System control number
MWT12210430
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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