In Love and War (Paperback)
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In Love and War (Paperback)

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Paperback 368 Pages / Published: 02/07/2015
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Desperate to prove himself to his politician father, Esmond Lowndes is sent to Italy to forge ties between the British Union of Fascists and Mussolini's government. In Florence, he discovers art and passion amongst the eccentric expatriates and glamorous locals. But with the coming of war Esmond chooses to leave his past behind and joins the Florentine resistance. Finding himself closely bound to his comrades and unexpectedly in love, Esmond becomes involved in undercover operations and assassination plots, culminating in a final mission of extraordinary daring.

Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 9780571279463
Number of pages: 368
Weight: 290 g
Dimensions: 200 x 130 x 25 mm
Edition: Main

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“In Love and War”

Esmond goes to Florence at the behest of his family, ready to spread the Fascist word and strengthen links between Mussolini's Italy and the Fascist movement in the UK.

But being away from his family and the... More

Hardback edition
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“Florence at war”

This is a book of two tales - most obviousy that of Esmond Lowndes, but also the story of the city of Florence from 1937 to 1944.
Esmond is a fictional character, the son of a keen member of Moseley's British... More

Hardback edition
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“Unputdownable”

Like the first reviewer I was totally entranced with this book. It has everything in it and leaves you with a deeper sense of admiration for the brave men and women of the Resistance during WW2. I too was lucky enough... More

Paperback edition
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