22 Brittannia Road by Amanda Hodgkinson

Cover of: 22 Brittannia Road | Amanda Hodgkinson

Published by Thorndike, Paragon in Waterville, Me, Bath, England : Windsor .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Large type books,
  • Parent and child,
  • Husband and wife,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Secrecy,
  • Polish people,
  • Fiction

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesTwenty-two Britannia Road
StatementAmanda Hodgkinson
SeriesThorndike Press large print basic
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6108.O33 A615 2011b
The Physical Object
Pagination535 p. (large print) ;
Number of Pages535
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25025010M
ISBN 101410438961
ISBN 109781410438966, 9781445857985, 9781445857992
LC Control Number2011017747

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The 22 Britannia Road of the title is the destination for a young family destroyed by WWII. Silvana and Janusz Nowak and their 8 year old son Aurek are Polish refugees.

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22 Britannia Road Summary This book tells the story of the Nowak family before, during, and after World War II. They are Polish natives who flee their homeland and create a life in England but not without suffering a great deal of trauma during and after the war.

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