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The book of Ebenezer Le Page

The book of Ebenezer Le Page

Edwards, G.B; Dotrice, Roy

Eighty years old, Ebenezer has lived his whole life on the Channel Island of Guernsey, a stony speck of a place caught between England and France yet a world away from either. Ebenezer himself is fiercely independent, but as he reaches the end of his life he is determined to tell his own story and the story of those he has known. He writes of family secrets and feuds, unforgettable friendships and friendships betrayed, love glimpsed and lost. The Book of Ebenezer Le Page is a beautifully detailed chronicle of a life, but it is equally an oblique reckoning with the traumas of the 20th century, as Ebenezer recalls both the men lost to the Great War and the German Occupation of Guernsey during World War II, and looks with despair at the encroachments of commerce and tourism on his beloved island

eAudiobook, Electronic resource, Audiobook. English.
Unabridged ed.
Published [Melbourne, Vic.] : Bolinda/Audible audio 2014
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Statement of responsibility: G.B. Edwards ; read by Roy Dotrice
ISBN: 9781489040480
Intended audience: Adult.
Note: Downloadable eAudiobook.
Note: Duration: 21:26:00.
Note: Fiction.
Performers: Read by Roy Dotrice.
System: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: English fiction Guernsey (Channel Islands).; Audiobooks.