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The Resource Beneath the Dover Sky

Beneath the Dover Sky

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Beneath the Dover Sky
Title
Beneath the Dover Sky
Statement of responsibility
Murray Pura
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Language
eng
Summary
For fans of the hugely popular Downton Abbey television series and lovers of British historical sagas, award-winning author Murray Pura continues the enthralling story of the Danforths of Lancashire.The second book in the series (following Ashton Park) transports the reader back in time to 1924 as Sir William—recently named Lord Preston—celebrates his sixtieth birthday at the Danforth summer home in Dover.Although the ravages of World War I are in the past, new threats loom as a man named Adoph Hitler publishes a book called Mein Kampf. Is he a danger to Europe? And what of Lord Preston's growing friendship with an up and coming political leader named Winston Churchill?On the home front, one of the Danforth daughters, the recently widowed Catherine, sells her home in Belfast to spend more time at Dover—where she finds herself annoyed at the impertinent German theologian her father has befriended.The entire Danforth family faces many changes as illness and tragedy strike. Young Edward finally makes his move into the political arena while Michael and Libby welcome a new family member.Readers will be captivated by the upstairs/downstairs interplay as they once again savor this compelling saga of the well-loved Danforth family overcoming obstacles by placing their trust in the God who has always been faithful.Book 2 in The Danforths of Lancashire series
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Although the ravages of World War I are in the past, new threats loom, while on the home front the recently widowed Catherine returns to Dover and finds herself annoyed at the impertinent German theologian her father has befriended. Edward finally makes his move into the political arena, Michael and Libby welcome a new family member, and the entire Danforth family faces many changes as illness and tragedy strike.
Writing style
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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Series statement
Danforths of Lancashire
Series volume
0002
Target audience
adult
Label
Beneath the Dover Sky
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:9781e514-71fc-476d-9c5b-768b8f659bd2
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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Isbn
9780736952897
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Beneath the Dover Sky
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:9781e514-71fc-476d-9c5b-768b8f659bd2
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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Isbn
9780736952897
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Specific material designation
optical disk

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