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Suite Française

Suite Française
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Beginning in Paris on the eve of the Nazi occupation in 1940, this books tells the remarkable story of men and women thrown together in circumstances beyond their control. As Parisians flee the city, human folly surfaces in every imaginable way; a wealthy mother searches for sweets in a town without food, a couple is terrified at the thought of losing their jobs, even as their world begins to fall apart. Moving on to a provincial village now occupied by German soldiers, the locals must learn to coexist with the enemy -- in their town, their homes, even in their hearts. -- Back Cover
Authors: Némirovsky, Irène, 1903-1942
Statement of Responsibility: Irène Némirovsky ; translated by Sandra Smith
Uniform Title: Suite française. English
Title: Suite française
Publisher: New York : Vintage, 2007
Edition: 1st Vintage International ed., May 2007
Characteristics: 431 p. : map ; 20 cm.
Sold by: Vintage
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references
Contents: Storm in June
Dolce
Iréne Némirovsky's handwritten notes on the situation in France and her plans for Suite Francaise, taken from her notebooks
Correspondence 1936-1945
Preface to the French Edition
Summary: Beginning in Paris on the eve of the Nazi occupation in 1940, this books tells the remarkable story of men and women thrown together in circumstances beyond their control. As Parisians flee the city, human folly surfaces in every imaginable way; a wealthy mother searches for sweets in a town without food, a couple is terrified at the thought of losing their jobs, even as their world begins to fall apart. Moving on to a provincial village now occupied by German soldiers, the locals must learn to coexist with the enemy -- in their town, their homes, even in their hearts. -- Back Cover
Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 France Fiction France History German occupation, 1940-1945 Fiction Némirovsky, Irène, 1903-1942 Correspondence
Topical Term: World War, 1939-1945
Additional Contributors: Smith, Sandra - 1949-
ISBN: 9781400096275
1400096278
Branch Call Number: FIC N
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