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One Summer

Jim Ellis

Published November 15th 2011
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Kindle Edition
158 pages
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In this compelling story of class and religious conflict, Nathan Forrest, a Catholic, a welder and illegitimate son, is reared by his grandmother. A gifted jazz trumpeter, Nathan pursues Dorothy Jones, a Protestant girl from a middle-class family.MoreIn this compelling story of class and religious conflict, Nathan Forrest, a Catholic, a welder and illegitimate son, is reared by his grandmother. A gifted jazz trumpeter, Nathan pursues Dorothy Jones, a Protestant girl from a middle-class family. Against a background of decaying Westburns doomed (Scottish) shipyards and bitter Protestant-Catholic antagonisms, the young lovers seek to escape the constraints of prejudice and hate.