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None but the nightingale

Margaret R. Thiele

None but the nightingale

an introduction to Chinese literature

by Margaret R. Thiele

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Published by Charles E. Tuttle in Tokyo .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementMargaret R. Thiele.
The Physical Object
Pagination159p.
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20710110M

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The Nightingale tells the stories of two sisters, separated by years and experience, by ideals, passion and circumstance, each embarking on her own dangerous path toward survival, love, and freedom in German-occupied, war-torn France–a heartbreakingly beautiful novel that celebrates the resilience of the human spirit and the durability of women.

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