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Nocturne for the general

John Trenhaile

Nocturne for the general

by John Trenhaile

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Published by Sphere in London .
Written in English


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StatementJohn Trenhaile.
The Physical Object
Pagination300p.
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17402250M
ISBN 100722186479
OCLC/WorldCa16802152

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Nocturne for the General is an excellent climax to the John Trenhaile-penned trilogy of novels set in the Soviet Union, and is very highly recommended along with The Man Called Kyril and A View from the Square. It's a shame that neither this novel nor A View from the Square were ever adapted for film or TV because I reckon they would have been 5/5(2).

Nocturne for the General book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In a Soviet prison camp near Murmansk is an old man, bowed but no /5.

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Series reading order, cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. A nocturne (from the French which meant nocturnal, from Latin nocturnus) is usually a musical composition that is inspired by, or evocative of, the night.

Historically, nocturne is a very old term applied to night Offices and, since the Middle Ages, to divisions in the canonical hour of Matins. 2 Principal composers of nocturnes. 3 Popular music. Wladyslaw Szpilman was a Jewish pianist living in Warsaw, Poland during World War II.

He didn't know that his musical abilities would save his own life. Wikimedia Commons/Getty Wladyslaw Szpilman and Officer Wilm Hosenfeld. You may have heard the expression music saves. Well for Wladyslaw Szpilman, the expression took a literal : Kara Goldfarb. Nocturne by Kat Ross Rating: 3 stars Published: 12/21/17 Genre: Fiction, Fantasy, YA Read: 6/30/18 Summary from Goodreads: Nocturne, a wilderness of eternal night.

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Mentioned in Epistola's book (and compared and contrasted there with Chopin's Nocturne Op no.1); suggested that composition may have been directly after the Cavatina and before the piano concerto Op ofso between and inclusive, say.

Publication date not given there (at least, not in the limited Google Preview. Chopin’s Nocturne in E flat major, op. 9, no. 2, was composed betweenwhen Chopin was around 20 years old. He dedicated his op.

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Nocturne in B-flat major Alt ernative. Title Nocturne No.5 Composer Field, John: Opus/Catalogue Number Op./Cat. H 37 I-Catalogue Number I-Cat. IJF 6 Key B-flat major Movements/Sections Mov'ts/Sec's: 1 nocturne (Cantabile) Year/Date of Composition Y/D of Comp.

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