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The thorn birds

The epic story of a priest torn between God and human passion and a beautiful girl desiring only what she cannot have, spanning five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge, and set against the vast horizons of Australia's Outback.

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  • "The epic story of a priest torn between God and human passion and a beautiful girl desiring only what she cannot have, spanning five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge, and set against the vast horizons of Australia's Outback."
  • "The epic story of a priest torn between God and human passion and a beautiful girl desiring only what she cannot have, spanning five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge, and set against the vast horizons of Australia's Outback."@en
  • "The story of the interwoven lives of the Cleary family of Australia, which covers fifty years and three generations."
  • "The story of the interwoven lives of the Cleary family of Australia, which covers fifty years and three generations."@en
  • "Novel."
  • "Tegen de achtergrond van het ruige Australië spelen zich de levens af van drie generaties van één familie met als centrale figuur een vrouw die een verhouding aangaat met een priester waaruit een zoon wordt geboren die door de ironie van het lot eveneens tot een kerkelijk ambt wordt gedreven."
  • "Follows the lives of three generations of the Cleary family, who leave their New Zealand home to live on a huge Australian sheep station."
  • "The saga of the Cleary family, beginning on an Australian sheep station in the early twentieth century and ending fifty years later."@en
  • "A saga of three genrerations of the indomitable Cleary family begins in the early 1900's when Paddy Cleary, a poor New Zealand farm laborer, moves his wife and children to the Australian sheep station owned by his rich sister."
  • "A novel which follows three generations of the Cleary family, from a poor New Zealand farm to London society and the Vatican."@en
  • "Colleen McCullough's sweeping saga of dreams, struggles, dark passions, and forbidden love in Australian Outback has enthralled readers the world over. This is the chronicle of three generations of Clearys, ranchers carving lives from a beautiful, hard land while contending with the bitterness, frailty, and secrets that penetrate their family."@en
  • "Now, 25 years after it first took the world by storm, Colleen McCullough's sweeping family saga of dreams, titanic struggles, dark passions, and forbidden love in the Australian Outback returns to enthrall a new generation. As powerful, moving, and unforgettable as when it originally appeared, it remains a monumental literary achievement'a landmark novel to be read . . . and read again!"@en
  • "Colleen McCullough's sweeping family saga of dreams, titanic struggles, dark passions, and forbidden love in the Australian Outback."@en
  • "This is the the chronicle of three generations of McClearys, ranchers carving lives from a beautiful, hard land wile contending with the bitterness, frailty and secrets that penetrate their family. Most of all, it is the story of only daughter Meggie and her lifelong relationship with the haunted priest Father Ralph de Bricassart - an intense joining of two hearts and souls that dangerously oversteps sacred boundaries of ethics and dogma. A poignant love story, a powerful epic of struggle and sacrifice, a celebration of individuality and spirit."@en
  • "The saga of three generations of a remarkable family in the rugged Australian Outback."
  • "A worldwide bestseller since 1977, The Thorn Birds is a robust, romantic saga of three generations. The Thorn Birds has become know as the Australian answer to Gone With the Wind that enfolds the reader in its capacious arms."@en
  • "In the rugged Australian Outback, three generations of Clearys live through joy and sadness, bitter defeat and magnificent triumph - driven by their dreams, sustained by remarkable strength of character... and torn by dark passions, violence and a scandalous family legacy of forbidden love. It is a poignant love story, a powerful epic of struggle and sacrifice, a celebration of individuality and spirit. Most of all, it is the story of the Clearys' only daughter, Meggie, who can never possess the man she so desperately adores - Ralph de Bricassart."@en

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  • "Readers (Secondary)"@en
  • "Romans (teksten)"
  • "romaner"
  • "Electronic books"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Powieść australijska"
  • "Epic fiction"@en
  • "Epic fiction"
  • "Religious fiction"@en
  • "Religious fiction"
  • "Fiction"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "History"@en
  • "Anglais (langue)"
  • "Historical fiction"@en
  • "Historical fiction"
  • "Love stories"@en
  • "Love stories"

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  • "The thorn Birds"
  • "The thorn birds a novel"
  • "The thorn birds"@en
  • "The thorn birds"
  • "Thorn birds"@en
  • "Thorn birds"
  • "The Thorn Birds [CHINESE]"
  • "The Thorn Birds"
  • "The Thorn Birds"@en
  • "The thorn birds The thorn birds"
  • "The Thorn birds"
  • "The thorn birds : a novel"
  • "The thorn birds : and other stories"

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