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The Resource The shattered tree, Charles Todd

The shattered tree, Charles Todd

Label
The shattered tree
Title
The shattered tree
Statement of responsibility
Charles Todd
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Language
eng
Summary
World War I battlefield nurse Bess Crawford goes to dangerous lengths to investigate a wounded soldier's background--and uncover his true loyalties--in this thrilling and atmospheric entry in the bestselling "vivid period mystery series" (New York Times Book Review).At the foot of a tree shattered by shelling and gunfire, stretcher-bearers find an exhausted officer, shivering with cold and a loss of blood from several wounds. The soldier is brought to battlefield nurse Bess Crawford's aid station, where she stabilizes him and treats his injuries before he is sent to a rear hospital. The odd thing is, the officer isn't British--he's French. But in a moment of anger and stress, he shouts at Bess in German.When Bess reports the incident to Matron, her superior offers a ready explanation. The soldier is from Alsace-Lorraine, a province in the west where the tenuous border between France and Germany has continually shifted through history, most recently in the Franco-Prussian War of 1870, won by the Germans. But is the wounded man Alsatian? And if he is, on which side of the war do his sympathies really lie? Of course, Matron could be right, but Bess remains uneasy--and unconvinced. If he was a French soldier, what was he doing so far from his own lines ... and so close to where the Germans are putting up a fierce, last-ditch fight? When the French officer disappears in Paris, it's up to Bess--a soldier's daughter as well as a nurse--to find out why, even at the risk of her own life
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TEFOD
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Todd, Charles
Dewey number
813/.54
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LC call number
PS3570.O37
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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PerformerNote
Read by Rosalyn Landor
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Landor, Rosalyn
Series statement
Bess Crawford mystery
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  • World War (1914-1918)
  • Crawford, Bess (Fictitious character)
  • Nurses
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • England
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Label
The shattered tree, Charles Todd
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digital storage
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (09 hr., 35 min., 38 sec.))
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unknown
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online
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Isbn
9780062472625
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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digital.
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
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other
Stock number
29DC1939-A24B-47BE-B132-7FA42145FD99
System control number
  • 2206151
  • (OCoLC)957589495
  • ocn957589495
  • 2206151
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Label
The shattered tree, Charles Todd
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (09 hr., 35 min., 38 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062472625
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
29DC1939-A24B-47BE-B132-7FA42145FD99
System control number
  • 2206151
  • (OCoLC)957589495
  • ocn957589495
  • 2206151
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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