Back to home page. For Erich is lonely, and he has a story to tell. Outstanding experience Wonderful story written with great insight about war, love and family. Where a tape has paper labels there may be creasing or bubbling to those labels. The only reason I gave this book 4 rather than 5 stars is that it felt, to me, to have a rather long epilogue with a sizable break from the principle stories in the final third. Set before and during the great war, Birdsong captures the drama of that era on both a national and a personal scale. Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours.
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Captain Corelli’s Mandolin – Listening Books – OverDrive
Visit my eBay shop. I thought the narration was superb and added even more to the characters and storyline. Richard Flanagan Narrated by: It is and Captain Antonio Corelli, a young Italian officer, is posted to the Greek island of Cephallonia as part of the occupying forces. Learn More – opens in a new window or tab. More titles may be available to you.
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Captain Corelli’s Mandolin Audiobook | Louis de Bernieres |
The item you’ve selected wasn’t added to your basket. Wonderful story written with great insight about war, love and family. You already recently rated this item. When the Axis powers occupy the beautiful Greek island inits inhabitants treat the newcomers with the same quiet resistance and contempt as their many predecessors. Minimal wear on the exterior of item. Hilary Mantel Narrated by: Set before and during the great war, Birdsong captures the drama of that era on both a national and a personal scale.
I wish he’d do more LDB books! Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting? I can understand why this is in the captain corellis mandolin audiobook 50 reads of all time. LitFlash The eBooks you want at the lowest prices.
Terms and conditions apply. At first he is ostracised by the locals, but as a captaij soldier, whose main aim is to have a peaceful war, he proves in time to be civilised, humorous – and a consummate musician.
Sometimes the volume got too loud for dramatic emphasis and when I had headphones in this became an issue. Processed by PayPal Get more time to pay.
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Learn more – opens in a new window or tab. However, I learned some history about WW2 that I wasn’t aware of. Try refreshing the page. Publisher’s Summary It is and Captain Antonio Corelli, a young Italian officer, is posted to the Greek island of Cephallonia as part of the occupying forces.
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Yann Martel Narrated by: Man-woman relationships — Greece mando,in Fiction. Good – Tape plays well but is overall quite tatty and may show signs of significant wear to the cassette shell. To his pursuers he is a thief and a murderer. I wouldn’t have got through it without him. OverDrive Listen audiobook MP3 audiobook.
Also in Vintage International. I’ve read a few of de Bernieres earlier books and really enjoyed them, particularly the dreamily evocative language he uses to draw life into new and often fictional mandolni, with powerfully crafted characters and a real sense of authority.
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