The dressmaker's war : a novel
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New York : Random House, ©2015.
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Book
Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
304 pages ; 25 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9780812997378, 0812997379

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"In London, 1939, Ada Vaughan is a young woman with an unusual dressmaking skill, and dreams of a better life for herself. That life seems to arrive when Stanislaus, an Austrian aristocrat, sweeps Ada off her feet and brings her to Paris. When war breaks out, Stanislaus vanishes, and Ada is taken prisoner by the Germans, she must do everything she can to survive: by becoming dressmaker to the Nazi wives. Abandoned and alone as war rages, the choices Ada makes will come to back to haunt her years later, as the truth of her experience is twisted and distorted after the war. From glamorous London hotels and Parisian cafes to the desperation of wartime Germany, here is a mesmerizing, richly textured historical novel, a story of heartbreak, survival and ambition, of the nature of truth, and the untold story of what happens to women during war" --,Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Chamberlain, M. (2015). The dressmaker's war: a novel (First edition.). Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Chamberlain, Mary, 1947-. 2015. The Dressmaker's War: A Novel. New York: Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Chamberlain, Mary, 1947-. The Dressmaker's War: A Novel New York: Random House, 2015.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Chamberlain, Mary. The Dressmaker's War: A Novel First edition., Random House, 2015.

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