Image
EAN-139780739377871   EAN-13 barcode 9780739377871
Product NameLegacy: A Novel (Random House Large Print)
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionPaperback
Amazon.comA Buy on Amazon ~ 0739377876
Price New19.44 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Price Used1.02 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Width1.07 inches    (convert)
Height9.09 inches    (convert)
Length6.15 inches    (convert)
Weight118 hundredths pounds    (convert)
AuthorDanielle Steel
Page Count496
BindingPaperback
FormatLarge Print
Published10/05/2010
FeaturesUsed Book in Good Condition
Long Description 
This compelling, centuries-spanning novel brilliantly interweaves the lives of two women—a writer working in the heart of modern academia and a daring young Sioux Indian on an incredible journey in the eighteenth century. The result is an unforgettable story of courage in the face of the unknown.

At the age of thirty-eight, Brigitte Nicholson has a job she likes, a man she loves, and a book on the women’s suffrage movement that she will finish—someday. Somedayis Brigitte’s watchword. Someday she and Ted, a rising star in the field of archaeology, will clarify their relationship. Someday she will have children. Somedayshe will stop playing it so safe. Then, on a snowy day in Boston, Brigitte’s life is jolted. Suddenly everything she counted on has changed and she finds herself questioning every choice she has made along the way.

As she struggles to regain her balance and plot a new course, Brigitte agrees to help her mother on a family genealogy project. In Salt Lake City at the Family History Library, she makes a stunning discovery—reaching back to the French aristocracy. How did Brigitte’s mysterious ancestor Wachiwi, a Dakota Sioux, travel from the Great Plains to the French court of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette—and into the arms of a French marquis? How did she come to marry into Brigitte’s family? What is the truth behind the tantalizing clues in the fragmented, centuries-old records?
 
Following the threads of Wachiwi’s life, Brigitte travels to South Dakota, then on to Paris, irresistibly drawn to this brave young woman who lived so long ago. And as she comes closer to solving the puzzle of Wachiwi’s journey, her previously safe, quiet life becomes an adventure of its own. A chance meeting with a writer of historical fiction, a new opportunity, and a difficult choice put Brigitte at last in the forefront of her own story. With a complex and powerful family legacy coming to life around her, someday is no longer in the future. Instead, in Danielle Steel’s mesmerizing new novel, someday is now.
 


From the Hardcover edition.
Similar Items9780440245209: Hotel Vendome: A Novel
9780739378397: Hotel Vendome: A Novel (Random House Large Print)
9781410452580: A Gift Of Hope (Thorndike Press Large Print Core Series)
9780739481264: Bungalow 2 by Danielle Steel
9780739378250: Happy Birthday: A Novel (Random House Large Print)
9780739328071: A Good Woman (Random House Large Print)
9780307990846: The Sins Of The Mother: A Novel (Random House Large Print)
9780307990655: Friends Forever: A Novel (Random House Large Print)
9780552154772: Matters Of The Heart
9780739328422: Matters Of The Heart (Random House Large Print)
View 11 more similar items
Created02-26-2012 6:32:25pm
Modified09-08-2018 10:43:54pm
MD5990a8a62b587b7ee637786a01daa3236
SHA256606f2e0be5e7a81c375f9e59b12c182e994e22ab0fa75fdf9b6751e39b4d6fc1
Search Googleby EAN or by Title
Query Time0.0259070

Article of interest

Amazon Standard Identification Numbers (ASINs) are unique blocks of 10 letters and/or numbers that identify items. You can find the ASIN on the item's product information page on Amazon.ca and in the URL for the page.

The quickest way to find your product's ASIN is to look in your browser's address bar. Copy the number that appears after the item name and "dp" in the address:

ASINs are unique identifiers that are assigned by Amazon to products used in the Amazon realm of companies. Often times the same product could have different ASINs when accessed from Amazon web sites for different countries even though the product has the same EAN number on both sites.

Books that have a 10 digit ISBN number will use that as their ASIN for the most part. But products that are not books or even books that only have 13 digit EAN numbers need to have a shorter 10 digit ASIN number assigned to them. This pattern most likely comes from the fact that Amazon started out as an online book store and then expanded so keeping the 10 digit identification code makes a lot of sense.

Because the ASIN can be both digits and letters, it is very easy to store many more product identifiers with 10 characters than the 13 digit only EAN number could while saving a lot of space in their database system over millions of products.

If you know the ASIN of a product, you can quickly look that product up on any of the Amazon sites by placing the ASIN into the URL. The pattern is the domain name, slash, dp, slash, ASIN. A trailing slash is optional.

http://amazon.com/dp/[ASIN-GOES-HERE]
http://amazon.com/dp/B003MULES2/
http://amazon.com/dp/B0010O748Q

When possible, we at EANdata.com try to connect our dat to both the EAN and the ASIN because so many products are available on Amazon for sale and offer more information and our goal is always to get the end user as much informationa bout a product as we possibly can. So naturally, if we can link to this information we would. We will even allow searching of our data using the ASIN number in addition to searching by UPC, EAN or ISBN.

To learn more about the ASIN numbers and how they work, please visit Amazon or WikipediA.

Close

Search

Close

Share

Close

Dialog