A Woman's Place

A Woman's Place

A Novel

Book - 2006
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They watched their sons, their brothers, and their husbands enlist to fight a growing menace across the seas. And when their nation asked, they answered the call as well. Virginia longs to find a purpose beyond others' expectations. Helen is driven by a loneliness money can't fulfill. Rosa is desperate to flee her in-laws' rules. Jean hopes to prove herself in a man's world. Under the storm clouds of destruction that threaten America during the early 1940s, this unlikely gathering of women will experience life in sometimes startling new ways as their beliefs are challenged and they struggle toward a new understanding of what love and sacrifice truly mean.
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Bethany House, c2006
ISBN: 9780764228902
Branch Call Number: AUS
Characteristics: 446 p. ;,22 cm


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Aug 05, 2014

Great book. Wonderful character development although the ending is a little abrupt. I am a new fan of Lynn Austin

Jan 21, 2011

Loved this book. Was a nice view of the history of the war time. The bravery of women then. Enjoy Lynn Austin writing very much.

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