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Fortunes of War by Olivia Manning
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Mar 06, 2014

really liked it
bookshelves: re-read, spring-2011, play-dramatisation, published-1981, wwii, war
Read from April 04 to 11, 2011

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Young newlywed Harriet Pringle arrives in Bucharest in 1939, just as Europe is about to tear itself apart."
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Harriet and Guy must face impending war in Bucharest and the treachery of friends."
04/06/2011 "

With war looming, Harriet and Guy realise that their time in Bucharest is drawing to a dangerous close."
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Forced to leave Romania, Harriet waits anxiously in Athens for news of husband Guy. Stars Joanna Lumley and Honeysuckle Weeks."
04/09/2011 page 5 "

Harriet and Guy flee to Egypt, but the reality of war strains their fragile marriage."
04/11/2011 page 6 "
The threat of war has receded, but life is still not safe in Egypt for Harriet and Guy."

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