|Other titles||Newes from the siege before Yorke|
|Statement||from an eminent person out of the Leaguer there, dated the 16 of June, 1644 ; together with the articles for the rendering of it up, which were interchangably propounded and sent on both sides.|
|Series||Early English books, 1641-1700 -- 237:E. 52, no. 9.|
|Contributions||Fairfax, Ferdinando Fairfax, Baron, 1584-1648., Leven, Alexander Leslie, Earl of, 1580?-1661., Manchester, Edward Montagu, Earl of, 1602-1671.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||, 6 p.|
Called "elegantly, starkly beautiful" by The New York Times Book Review, The Siege is Helen Dunmore's masterpiece. Her canvas is monumental -- the Nazis' winter siege on Leningrad that killed six hundred thousand -- but her focus is heartrendingly intimate/5(43). Before Winter Siege Id actually only read one book by Ariana Franklin, to wit Mistress of the Art of Death. I loved that book, its setting and its characters and was sad to learn that had passed away only a few weeks before I read the book/5. Called "elegantly, starkly beautiful" by The New York Times Book Review, The Siege is Helen Dunmore's masterpiece. Her canvas is monumental -- the Nazis' winter siege on Leningrad that killed six hundred thousand -- but her focus is heartrendingly intimate.4/5. The Siege is a remarkable book. True, Braddon's fiery, contemptuous anger undermines any pretensions to objectivity. For all that, it's still among the best books ever written about military disaster. Read more. 11 people found this helpful. Helpful. /5(4).
The Siege is a historical novel by the English writer Helen is set in Leningrad just before and during the Siege of Leningrad by German forces in World War book was shortlisted for the Orange Prize in and for the Whitbread Prize.. The Siege is the first of a two-book series. The second, The Betrayal was published in and is also set in Author: Helen Dunmore. The Siege covers the summer before the blockade and the worst part of its first winter, a selective concentration that leaves the larger narrative implicit. A reader who pointed out that the novel. The Siege is an agonising read, but also a numbing one. The novel, which narrates the first and worst winter of a siege that lasted from until , animates the senses in order to feel them. The information about The Siege shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and .
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