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Zemindar - Valerie Fitzgerald
Zemindar
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An international bestseller and winner of the Georgette Heyer Historical Novel Prize. A magnificent, twisting, turning love story unfolds amid the exotic splendour of the British Raj. Englishwoman Laura Hewitt accompanies her newly engaged cousin to India, first to Calcutta and then to the... show more
An international bestseller and winner of the Georgette Heyer Historical Novel Prize.

A magnificent, twisting, turning love story unfolds amid the exotic splendour of the British Raj.

Englishwoman Laura Hewitt accompanies her newly engaged cousin to India, first to Calcutta and then to the fabled fiefdom of Oliver Erskine, Zemindar - or hereditary ruler - of a private kingdom with its own army. But India is on the verge of the Mutiny, which will sweep them all up in its chaos.
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Format: ebook
ISBN: 9781781859537
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Pages no: 832
Edition language: English
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Dor Does Books
Dor Does Books rated it
1.5 Jane Eyre stars in Gone With The Wind in India - Zemindar by Valerie Fitzgerald
Laura Hewitt has no great desire to accompany her cousin Emily to India, not least because Laura is slightly in love with Emily's new husband Charles. Even so, she's fascinated, desperate to see the 'real' India, and eager to learn everything she can about the country. With Emily and Charles, she jo...
Merle
Merle rated it
3.5 Zemindar by Valerie Fitzgerald
This cross between historical fiction and romance would be an ideal choice for someone who loves historical fiction but is ambivalent about romance novels. While the romantic subplot feels like traditional genre romance (at least to me, with my limited knowledge of the genre), the historical plot do...
Merle
Merle rated it
4.0 Zemindar
This cross between historical fiction and romance would be an ideal choice for someone who loves historical fiction but is ambivalent about romance novels. While the romantic subplot feels like traditional genre romance (at least to me, with my limited knowledge of the genre), the historical plot do...
misfitandmom
misfitandmom rated it
I just had to sit back and say WOW!! at the end of this book. This was just outstanding,and I am sorry there was never a sequel and very sorry this author never wrote again. An incredible tale of Laura the poor relation on a journey to India with her newly married cousin Emily and her husband Charle...
misfitandmom
misfitandmom rated it
This was just outstanding,and I am sorry there was never a sequel and very sorry this author never wrote again. An incredible tale of Laura the poor relation on a journey to India with her newly married cousin Emily and her husband Charles (who Laura thought herself in love with). The book really ha...
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