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The sight of the stars / Belva Plain.

Plain, Belva. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 0385336837
  • ISBN: 9780385336833
  • Physical Description: 311 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 2004.

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Summary, etc.: The son of an Irish immigrant mother and a Jewish peddler father, Adam Arnring grows up in turn-of-the-century America, determined to shape his own destiny, and heads west to build what is to become one of the country's great retail companies, in a richly textured novel spanning three generations and the history of twentieth-century America.
Subject: Irish American families > Fiction.
World War, 1914-1918 > Fiction.
Department stores > Fiction.
Jewish families > Fiction.
Retail trade > Fiction.
Businessmen > Fiction.
Brothers > Fiction.
Texas > Fiction.
Domestic fiction.
American dream > Fiction.
Fashion industry.
Young men.
Illegitimate children > Fiction.
Sibling rivalry > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Western stories.
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