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London - Edward Rutherfurd, Gabriele Krüger-Wirrer, Angela Schumitz
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9783426618301 (3426618303)
ASIN: 3426618303
Publisher: Knaur
Pages no: 888
Edition language: Deutsch
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A History Nut's Romantic State of Mind
A History Nut's Romantic State of Mind rated it
4.0 London
Just the kind of historical fiction I love. Lots of historical details about a city that I know well and limited romance elements. If I wanted a romance story I would have read a historical romance. When I read historical fiction, I want heavy historical details and a in-depth presentation of the ti...
Nicky999 rated it
5.0 An interesting way to tell history
Rutherfurd's style of taking us into a historic setting is different than anything I've seen elsewhere. He has a gentle tone, telling the story through a family that might carry on through generations, moving from one character to another as time passes. I found it an interesting way to observe th...
Carpe Librum
Carpe Librum rated it
This novel had all the right ingredients to be my next favorite: English history, generational families, over 1,000 pages, and enough complexity to require a few pages of maps/diagrams at the beginning. Unfortunately, in the end I ended up feeling sort of underwhelmed by it. Maybe it is the fact tha...
Merle rated it
I read and enjoyed Rutherfurd's Russka and didn't realize till near the end in what contempt he held his female characters, but by a few stories into this one it was unmistakeable. Now let me be clear: I'm not objecting to the lack of rights and opportunities women have in the distant time periods p...
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3.0 London: The Novel
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