Resistance: A Novel by Anita ShreveResistance: A Novel by Anita Shreve

Resistance: A Novel

byAnita Shreve

Hardcover | April 1, 1995

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A tale of impossible love in Nazi-occupied Belgium, where forbidden passions have catastrophic consequences.
Claire Daussois, the wife of a Belgian resistance worker, shelters a wounded American bomber pilot in a secret attic hideaway. As she nurses him back to health, Claire is drawn into an affair that seems strong enough to conquer all--until the brutal realities of war intrude, shattering every idea she ever had about love, trust, and betrayal.
Resistance is a tender but tragic love story, told with the same narrative grace and keen eye for human emotion that have distinguished all of Anita Shreve's cherished bestsellers.
Anita Shreve is the author of the international bestseller "The Pilot's Wife", which was a selection of Oprah's Book Club, & of the acclaimed novels "Eden Close", "Strange Fits of Passion", "Where or When", "Resistance", "The Weight of Water", which was a finalist for the prestigious Orange Prize, &"Fortune's Rocks". She lives in New E...
Title:Resistance: A NovelFormat:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 9.5 × 6.38 × 0.88 inPublished:April 1, 1995Publisher:Little, Brown And CompanyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0316789992

ISBN - 13:9780316789998


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During World War II, an injured American pilot is cared for in a safe house by a Belgian farm wife who is part of the local resistance, and together they discover passion, self-discovery, and sacrifice. 40,000 first printing.