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The hidden thread a novel by Liz Trenow

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Silk weaving,
  • Fiction,
  • History

Book details:

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London, 1760. When Anna Butterfield"s mother dies, she"s sent to live with her uncle, a silk merchant in London, to make a good match and provide for her father and sister. There, she meets Henri, a French immigrant and apprentice hoping to become a master weaver. But Henri, born into a lower class, becomes embroiled in the silk riots that break out as weavers protest for a fair wage. With her family"s security at stake-- and her reputation on the line-- will Anna be able to pursue her dreams?

Edition Notes

StatementLiz Trenow
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6120.R46 H53 2017
The Physical Object
Pagination379 pages
Number of Pages379
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27237687M
ISBN 101492637513
ISBN 109781492637516
LC Control Number2016035337
OCLC/WorldCa956351315

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