Jacobs, Anna, 1941-

Farewell to Lancashire / Anna Jacobs. - London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2009. - 314 p. ; 24 cm. - Preston sisters ; book 1. . - Jacobs, Anna, 1941- author. Preston sisters ; book 1. .

Originally published: 2009.

Cassandra Blake has raised her three motherless sisters who are the pride of their impractical father, Zachariah. When the American Civil War cuts supplies of cotton to Lancashire, the mills fall silent and there is no work. There is a stark choice, stay and risk starvation or start a new life in Australia.

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English--Australia--Fiction.
Kidnapping victims--Fiction.
Sisters--England--Lancashire--Fiction.


Australia--Social conditions--19th century--Fiction.
Lancashire (England)--Social conditions--19th century--Fiction.


Historical fiction.

823.914 A823.4

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