The Resource In his father's footsteps : a novel, Danielle Steel., (ebook)

In his father's footsteps : a novel, Danielle Steel., (ebook)

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In his father's footsteps : a novel
Title
In his father's footsteps
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Danielle Steel.
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Language
eng
Summary
In this powerful novel, #1 New York Times bestselling author Danielle Steel tells the story of two World War II concentration camp survivors, the life they build together, and the son who faces struggles of his own as a first generation American determined to be his own person and achieve success. When U.S. troops occupied Germany, friends Jakob and Emmanuelle were saved from the terrible fate of so many in the camps. With the help of sponsors, they make their way to New York. In order not to be separated, they allow their friendship to blossom into love and marriage, and start a new life on the Lower East Side, working at grueling, poorly paid jobs. Decades later, through talent, faith, fortune, and relentless hard work, Jakob has achieved success in the diamond business, invested in real estate in New York, and shown his son Max that America is truly the land of opportunity. Max is a rising star, a graduate of Harvard with friends among the wealthiest, most ambitious families in the world. And while his parents were thrown together by chance, Max chooses a perfect bride to start the perfect American family. An opulent society wedding. A honeymoon in Tahiti. A palatial home in Greenwich. Max's lavish lifestyle is unimaginable to his cautious, old-world father and mother. Max wants to follow his father's example and make his own fortune. But after the birth of children, and with a failing marriage, he can no longer deny that his wife is not the woman he thought she was. Angry and afraid, Max must do what he has never done before: struggle, persevere, and learn what it means to truly walk in his father's footsteps, while pursuing his own ideals and setting an example to his children. Moving from the ashes of postwar Europe to the Lower East Side of New York to wealth, success, and unlimited luxury, In His Father's Footsteps is a stirring tale of three generations of strong, courageous, and loving people who pay their dues to achieve their goals
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Steel, Danielle
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.T33828
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Adult children of immigrants
  • Americanization
  • Immigrants
  • American Dream
  • Fathers and sons
  • Social mobility
  • Wealth
  • Wealth
  • Jewish historical fiction
  • Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.)
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In his father's footsteps : a novel, Danielle Steel., (ebook)
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text
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1 online resource.
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9780399179273
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9BC95500-1713-4469-97BF-EA33D7018176
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  • on1050871531
  • (OCoLC)1050871531
Label
In his father's footsteps : a novel, Danielle Steel., (ebook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=155&titleID=3878620
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
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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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399179273
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
9BC95500-1713-4469-97BF-EA33D7018176
System control number
  • on1050871531
  • (OCoLC)1050871531

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