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Night of Flames: A Novel of World War II

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Painting a vivid and terrifying picture of war-torn Europe during World War II, this tale chronicles the lives of Anna, a Krakow university professor, and her husband Jan, a Polish cavalryman. After they are separated and forced to flee occupied Poland, Anna soon finds herself caught up in the Belgian Resistance, while Jan becomes embedded in British Intelligence efforts t ...more
ebook, 384 pages
Published October 1st 2008 by McBooks Press
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Hannah Larson
I liked it. But there were so many name's and places that it got confusing trying to remember who was who and what was what. Because some people were introduced into the story and either shortly killed afterwards or just weren't in it anymore. And the character development could have been better for both of the main characters. But it did have a lot of good information, it was historically accurate, and believable. And the short, side stories were interesting and they all tied into each other in ...more
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Night of Flames
A novel or World War II by Douglas W Jacobson

Paperback: 384 pages
Publisher: McBooks Press (October 1, 2008)
ISBN-13: 978-1590131664

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Painting a vivid and terrifying picture of war-torn Europe during World War II, this tale chronicles the lives of Anna, a Krakow University professor, and her husband Jan, a Polish cavalryman. After they are separated and forced to flee occupied Poland, Anna soon finds herself caught up in the Belgian Resistance, while J
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Gwyneth
Despite a slow start and way too many characters, this book about the Resistance during WWII was an interesting insight to that side of the war. Covered a lot of ground, but the main characters were likable and interesting.
James
A very wooden account of WWII from the perspective of a polish couple. The historical detail is interesting enough and goes some way to compensate for the weaknesses in the story in terms of plotting, stereotypes and language.
Marie
Excellent account of the times....a must read.
John Treanor
Enjoyable read.
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