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A Lily of the Field

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'Observe in what an original world we are now living: how many men can you find in Europe who have never killed; or whom somebody does not wish to kill?' Vienna, 1934. Ten-year-old cello prodigy Meret Voytek becomes a pupil of concert pianist Viktor Rosen, a Jew in exile from Germany. The Isle of Man, 1940. An interned Hungarian physicist is recruited for the Manhattan Project in Los Alomos, building the atom bomb for the Americans. Auschwitz, 1944. Meret is imprisoned but is saved from certain death to play the cello in ...

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A Lily of the Field
2012, Grove Press / Atlantic Monthly Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9781611855913

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A Lily of the Field
2011, Grove Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780802145468

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A Lily of the Field
2011, Grove Press / Atlantic Monthly Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9781611856019

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A Lily of the Field
2010, Atlantic Monthly Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780802119568

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