The towering modern classic of passion andambition that forever changed the way we see thecourageous immigrants who came to America's shores -- thestory of Anna Friedman transfixes us with theturbulent emotions of a woman and her family touchedby war, tragedy, and the devastating secrets of oneforbidden love... bittersweet and evergreen.
About the Author
Belva Plain (1915 2010) was the author of more than a dozen bestselling novels with both period and contemporary settings and themes.
"A magnificent story...this beautifully written book will be treasured and reread for many years to come." -- Library Journal.
"A grand, sweeping panorama...richly written, finely detailed...vivid and memorable." -- Daily News.