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The Communist's Daughter

Dennis Bock

The Communist's Daughter is a sweeping novel of love and betrayal spanning the trenches of the Great War to the horrors of Spain and China. Norman Bethune was a visionary whose dedication touched millions. Rebelling in childhood against his father's religion, he finds a calling himself, saving lives on the battlefield. In Republican Spain he fulfills his idealism, yet before long politics destroy his romance and drive him to seek refuge in China. Here, in service to a man eventually known as Mao Zedong, Bethune begins this account of his life and his cherished beliefs for the only person who still makes a future seem possible: the daughter he has never seen.

The Communist's Daughter is a sweeping novel of love and betrayal spanning the trenches of the Great War to the horrors of Spain and China. Norman Bethune was a visionary whose dedication touched millions. Rebelling in childhood against his father's religion, he finds a calling himself, saving lives on the battlefield. In Republican Spain he fulfills his idealism, yet before long politics destroy his romance and drive him to seek refuge in China. Here, in service to a man eventually known as Mao Zedong, Bethune begins this account of his life and his cherished beliefs for the only person who still makes a future seem possible: the daughter he has never seen.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

The Communist's Daughter is a sweeping novel of love and betrayal spanning the trenches of the Great War to the horrors of Spain and China. Norman Bethune was a visionary whose dedication touched millions. Rebelling in childhood against his father's religion, he finds a calling himself, saving lives on the battlefield. In Republican Spain he fulfills his idealism, yet before long politics destroy his romance and drive him to seek refuge in China. Here, in service to a man eventually known as Mao Zedong, Bethune begins this account of his life and his cherished beliefs for the only person who still makes a future seem possible: the daughter he has never seen.

Language:

English

Narrators:

T. Ryder Smith

Length:

9h 42m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

37:17


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

30:28


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

58:19


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

57:49


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

34:28


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

37:52


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

54:15


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

48:16


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

52:25


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

30:35


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

43:38


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

42:14


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

49:24


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

03:42


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:55