The Rose of Sebastopol

The Rose of Sebastopol

By Katharine McMahon

Berkley Publishing Group, Paperback, 9780425232224, 412pp.

Publication Date: February 2, 2010

The #1 international bestseller about love, war and betrayal from the author of "The Alchemist's Daughter"
In 1854, adventurous Rosa Barr travels to the Crimean battlefield with Florence Nightingale's nursing corps. For Mariella Lingwood, Rosa's cousin, the war is contained within the letters she receives from her fiance, Henry, a celebrated surgeon who also has volunteered to work in the shadow of the guns. When Henry falls ill, Mariella impulsively takes an epic journey to the ravaged landscape of the Crimea and the tragic city of Sebastopol. What she finds there, as her world beings to crumble, is that she has much to learn about secrecy, faithfulness, and love...

About the Author
Katharine McMahon is the author of four novels published in the United Kingdom. She lives in Hertfordshire, England.

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