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The Resource A brother's blood, a novel by Michael C. White

A brother's blood, a novel by Michael C. White

Label
A brother's blood
Title
A brother's blood
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Michael C. White
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This extraordinarily engrossing literary mystery exposes a little-known chapter of twentieth-century history - the detention of nearly 400,000 German prisoners of war in the U.S. during World War II. The landscape of rural Maine provided a surreal sort of shelter for these most reviled casualties during the war. While many prisoners served their time peacefully enough, some escaped and others - like the brother of Wolfgang Kallick - were simply reported to have died. A
  • Brother's Blood commences decades after the war, with Wolfgang Kallick's arrival in America to learn the details of his brother Dieter's death. When he discovers that Dieter escaped from the camp and was found dead months later, he vows to find out how his brother died. Libby, a flinty local woman who grew up during the war, is drawn into the drama, only to find that her family is implicated. After her brother is slain, Libby undertakes her own quest for solutions to
  • both deaths - suspecting they are somehow related - and exposes a darkness beyond her imagining
Cataloging source
DLC
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White, Michael C
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • Germans
  • Brothers
Label
A brother's blood, a novel by Michael C. White
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm34319211
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
323 pages
Isbn
9780060186678
Lccn
96007176
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34319211
  • (Sirsi) a569114
Label
A brother's blood, a novel by Michael C. White
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm34319211
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
323 pages
Isbn
9780060186678
Lccn
96007176
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34319211
  • (Sirsi) a569114

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