Winter of the world
(Audiobook on CD)

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New York : Penguin Group USA, [2012].
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Shirlington - Adult Audiobooks  1 available
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Format
Audiobook on CD
Edition
Unabridged.
Physical Desc
25 sound discs (31.5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
ISBN
9781611761177
UPC
9781611761177

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Title from container.
General Note
Duration: 31:30:00.
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Read by John Lee.
Description
This novel picks up right where the first book left off, as its five interrelated families, American, German, Russian, English, Welsh, enter a time of enormous social, political, and economic turmoil, beginning with the rise of the Third Reich, through the Spanish Civil War and the great dramas of World War II, up to the explosions of the American and Soviet atomic bombs. Carla von Ulrich, born of German and English parents, finds her life engulfed by the Nazi tide until she commits a deed of great courage and heartbreak.. American brothers Woody and Chuck Dewar, each with a secret, take separate paths to momentous events, one in Washington, the other in the bloody jungles of the Pacific. English student Lloyd Williams discovers in the crucible of the Spanish Civil War that he must fight Communism just as hard as Fascism. Daisy Peshkov, a driven American social climber, cares only for popularity and the fast set, until the war transforms her life, not just once but twice, while her cousin Volodya carves out a position in Soviet intelligence that will affect not only this war, but the war to come. These characters and many others find their lives inextricably entangled as their experiences illuminate the cataclysms that marked the century. From the drawing rooms of the rich to the blood and smoke of battle, their lives intertwine, propelling the reader into dramas of ever increasing complexity.
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Compact discs.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Follett, K., & Lee, J. R. (2012). Winter of the world (Unabridged.). Penguin Group USA.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Follett, Ken and John Rafter. Lee. 2012. Winter of the World. New York: Penguin Group USA.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Follett, Ken and John Rafter. Lee. Winter of the World New York: Penguin Group USA, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Follett, Ken., and John Rafter Lee. Winter of the World Unabridged., Penguin Group USA, 2012.

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