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By James Conroyd Martin

ISBN-10: 1499273606

ISBN-13: 9781499273601

A powerful epic, opposed to A red SKY is an unforgettable story of affection, valor, and the iconic energy of the human spirit, set opposed to the backdrop of war-torn Poland on the cusp of the 19th century.

The 12 months is 1794, and the gorgeous and resilient Countess Anna Maria Berezowska has narrowly escaped demise amidst the chaos because of the violent dissolution of Poland. Anna is quickly reunited together with her longtime love, Lord Jan Stelnicki, and the 2 enthusiasts marry whilst their liked nation is ripped aside. because the couple struggles to elevate a family members within the face of an doubtful destiny, Anna's capricious cousin Zofia returns with a shock of her personal. even though Zofia's earlier schemes nonetheless resonate, Anna's doubts flip to worry as Jan's patriotism attracts him to the battlefield.

Offering new wish for a conquered Poland, Napoléon Bonaparte arrives in all of his pomp and glory. by means of new Polish legions~Anna's family and friends between them~Napoléon battles his means throughout Europe an attempt that culminates within the march into Moscow and the following doomed wintry weather retreat.

Against this backdrop, Anna and Jan valiantly struggle to carry directly to a tenuous happiness, their nation, and their very lives.

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Download PDF by James Conroyd Martin: Against a Crimson Sky (2nd Edition) (Poland Trilogy, Book 2)

An impressive epic, opposed to A purple SKY is an unforgettable story of affection, valor, and the long-lasting energy of the human spirit, set opposed to the backdrop of war-torn Poland on the cusp of the 19th century.

The yr is 1794, and the attractive and resilient Countess Anna Maria Berezowska has narrowly escaped dying amidst the chaos attributable to the violent dissolution of Poland. Anna is quickly reunited together with her longtime love, Lord Jan Stelnicki, and the 2 enthusiasts marry at the same time their liked kingdom is ripped aside. because the couple struggles to elevate a relations within the face of an doubtful destiny, Anna's capricious cousin Zofia returns with a shock of her personal. even though Zofia's prior schemes nonetheless resonate, Anna's doubts flip to worry as Jan's patriotism attracts him to the battlefield.

Offering new desire for a conquered Poland, Napoléon Bonaparte arrives in all of his pomp and glory. as a result of new Polish legions~Anna's family and friends between them~Napoléon battles his means throughout Europe an attempt that culminates within the march into Moscow and the next doomed iciness retreat.

Against this backdrop, Anna and Jan valiantly struggle to carry directly to a tenuous happiness, their kingdom, and their very lives.

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