Focusing on the experiences of an emperors concubine, an American adventurer and a man newly arrived in China to visit his missionary father, a historical novel which lays bare the brutality of the Chinese civil war of the 19th century. From the author of ARMADA.
Lorraine is the twofold tale of a young woman and her country. Lorraine is coming of age during dramatic years of war in France. Her growth, conflicts, and eventual renewal are reflected in the struggle of a country fighting for its independence against Germany. France, and Lorraine, will never be the same.