We shall not sleep a novel by Anne Perry

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Published by Ballantine Books in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Reavley family (Fictitious characters) -- Fiction.,
  • Military chaplains -- Fiction.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- England -- Fiction.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- France -- Fiction.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Belgium -- Fiction.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Trench warfare -- Fiction.

About the Edition

Chaplain Joseph Reavley and his family learn that the identity of the sinister ideologue called the Peacemaker is about to be revealed by a German counterpart, but the family must first solve the mystery of a murdered nurse.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementAnne Perry.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6066.E693 W4 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination292 p. ;
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22686175M
ISBN 109780345456618
LC Control Number2008277407

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48 As is the earthy, such are they also that are earthy: and as is the heavenly, such are they also that are heavenly. 49 And as we have borne the image of the earthy, we shall also bear the image of the heavenly.

50 Now this I say, brethren, that flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God; neither doth corruption inherit incorruption.

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