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Baker Towers: A Novel

Authors: Haigh, Jennifer
Publisher: HarperCollins e-books
BISAC/Subject: FIC045000, FIC019000
ISBN: 9780061738661, Related ISBNs: 0061738662, 9780061738661, 9780062262882
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 368,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis:

Bakerton is a community of company houses and church festivals, of union squabbles and firemen's parades. Its neighborhoods include Little Italy, Swedetown, and Polish Hill. For its tight-knit citizens -- and the five children of the Novak family -- the 1940s will be a decade of excitement, tragedy, and stunning change. Baker Towers is a family saga and a love story, a hymn to a time and place long gone, to America's industrial past, and to the men and women we now call the Greatest Generation. It is a feat of imagination from an extraordinary voice in American fiction, a writer of enormous power and skill.

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