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Inhaltsangabe: The third novel in Walter Macken's epic trilogy following one family through 300 years of Irish history Continuing the adventures of several generations of one Irish family. In 1916 a medical student, the son of a school teacher, is drawn despite himself into the turbulent politics of the time. A powerful story of a young man and the fight within himself, his love for his older brother, and the tragic events that sweep their country. Along with Seek the Fair Land and The Silent People, The Scorching Wind is a fascinating examination of the history and events that fueled the fight for freedom in Ireland.
About the Author: Walter Macken was born in Galway in 1915. He was a writer of short stories, novels and plays. Originally an actor, principally with the Taibhdhearc in Galway, and The Abbey Theatre, he played lead roles on Broadway in M. J. Molloy's The King of Friday's Men and his own play Home Is the Hero. He also acted in films, notably in Arthur Dreifuss' adaptation of Brendan Behan's The Quare Fellow. He is perhaps best known for his trilogy of Irish historical novels Seek the Fair Land, The Silent People and The Scorching Wind. He passed away in 1967.
Titel: The Scorching Wind
Zustand: very good
Buchbeschreibung Macmillan, New York, 1964. hardcover. Buchzustand: Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GRP96179159
Buchbeschreibung Macmillan, New York, 1964. hardcover. Buchzustand: Fair. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GRP91005407
Buchbeschreibung Macmillan. Hardcover. Buchzustand: POOR. Noticeably used book. Heavy wear to cover. Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, and dust jackets may not be included. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 2511636109
Buchbeschreibung Macmillan. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Very Good. Dust Cover Missing. This copy shows very minor wear. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0333072189I4N01
Buchbeschreibung Macmillan, 1964. Buchzustand: Good. 1964. 399 pages. White jacket over cloth boards. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking. Overall a good condition item. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and sunning. Jacket has light edge wear with minor tears and chipping. Mild rubbing and marking. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 1505818080ANM
Buchbeschreibung MacMillan and Co., 1964. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Very Good+. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Very Good. 1st Edition. 329 pp; Lower fore edge has a few shallow scratches, minor foxing on endpages and fore edges. Small dent on bottom edge of front board, previous owner's name stamped on front endpage. DJ is slightly scuffed and edge worn, and has some minor foxing and soiling. Front inner flap has a vertical crease on the edge. An attractive copy in tight binding. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 83858