A Breath of Snow and Ashes by Diana Gabaldon: | ninciclopedia.org: BooksAnd Jamie knows that three years hence, the shot heard round the world will be fired, and the end of it all will be independence - with those loyal to the King either dead or in exile. For once, Jamie Fraser hopes the time-travelers in his family are wrong about the future. But only time will tell. It also has surprisingly melancholy and insightful views on the experience of growing old and dealing with the losses that entails One of the things that sets Gabaldon apart from other romance writers is exhaustive research of the times in which her characters live, so evident in her attention to period detail
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Time is a lot of the things people say that God is. Not mountains, not armies. And time is, of course, all-healing. Give anything enough time, and everything is taken care of: all pain encompassed, all hardship erased, all loss subsumed. Ashes to ashes, dust to dust.
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The novel takes place in the colony of North Carolina, from early to late The book follows 20th-century doctor Claire Fraser and her 18th-century husband, Jamie Fraser , as they face the politics and turmoil of the forthcoming American Revolution. The preceding novel, The Fiery Cross , concluded with political unrest in the colonies beginning to boil over while the Frasers try to live peacefully on their isolated homestead. Sign In Don't have an account? Start a Wiki.
Claire is the wife of Jamie Fraser, her 18th century husband, and facing the politics and turmoil of the forthcoming American Revolution. The preceding novel, The Fiery Cross , concluded with political unrest in the colonies beginning to boil over and the Frasers trying to peacefully live on their isolated homestead in the foothills of North Carolina. Jamie is suddenly faced with walking between the fires of loyalty to the oath he swore to the British crown and following his hope for freedom in the new world. Claire Beauchamp Randall Fraser - The series' main character. Trained as a surgeon in Boston, she traveled back in time to reunite with Jamie Fraser.