Only time will tell
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(2)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(1)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Series:
Status:
14 copies, 1 person is on the wait list.
Fuquay-Varina Community - Adult Fiction
ARCHER
North Regional - Adult Fiction has 3
ARCHER
Northeast Regional - Adult Fiction has 2
ARCHER
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
Cary Regional - Adult Fiction
ARCHER
Checked out
Fuquay-Varina Community - Adult Fiction
ARCHER
On Shelf
North Regional - Adult Fiction
ARCHER
On Shelf
North Regional - Adult Fiction
ARCHER
On Shelf
North Regional - Adult Fiction
ARCHER
On Shelf
Northeast Regional - Adult Fiction
ARCHER
On Shelf
Northeast Regional - Adult Fiction
ARCHER
On Shelf
Southeast Regional - Adult Fiction
ARCHER
On Shelf
Wake Forest Community - Adult Fiction
ARCHER
Checked out
West Regional - Adult Fiction
ARCHER
On Shelf
West Regional - Adult Fiction
ARCHER
Checked out
West Regional - Adult Fiction
ARCHER
Checked out
West Regional - Adult Fiction
ARCHER
On Shelf
Zebulon Community - Adult Fiction
ARCHER
Checked out
More Details
Published:
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2011.
Format:
Book
Edition:
First U.S. edition.
Physical Desc:
pages ; cm.
Street Date:
1109
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781250039026, 031253955X, 9780312539559, 0330517988 (PBK)

Notes

Description
"From the popular author of Kane and Abel and A Prisoner of Birth comes the story of one family across generations, across oceans, from heartbreak to triumph. The epic tale of Harry Clifton's life begins in 1920, with the words, "I was told that my father was killed in the war." A dock worker in Bristol, Harry never knew his father, but he learns about life on the docks from his uncle who expects Harry to join him at the shipyard once he's left school. But then his unexpected gift wins him a scholarship to an exclusive boys' school, and his life will never be the same again. As he enters into adulthood, Harry finally learns how his father really died, but the awful truth only leads him to question who was his father? Is he the son of Arthur Clifton, a stevedore who spent his whole life on the docks, or the first-born son of a scion of West Country society, whose family owns a shipping line? This introductory novel in The Clifton Chronicles includes a cast of colorful characters and takes us from the ravages of the Great War to the outbreak of the Second World War, when Harry must decide whether to take up a place at Oxford or join the navy and go to war with Hitler's Germany. From the docks of working-class England to the bustling streets of 1940 New York City, Only Time Will Tell takes readers on a journey through to future volumes, which will bring to life one hundred years of recent history to reveal a family story that neither the reader nor Harry Clifton himself could ever have imagined"--,Provided by publisher.
Local note
Author standing order, expected release date August 30, 2011.
Also in This Series
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Archer, J. (2011). Only time will tell. First U.S. edition. New York: St. Martin's Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Archer, Jeffrey, 1940-. 2011. Only Time Will Tell. New York: St. Martin's Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Archer, Jeffrey, 1940-, Only Time Will Tell. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2011.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Archer, Jeffrey. Only Time Will Tell. First U.S. edition. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2011. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
d7d31fbb-270d-f2e1-9e5b-daefbcce1a1b
Go To GroupedWork

Record Information

Last File Modification TimeDec 14, 2019 07:34:26 AM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeDec 14, 2019 03:22:22 PM

MARC Record

LEADER04359cam a22006498a 4500
001  2011025823
003DLC
00520191002152800.0
008110627s2011    nyu           000 1 eng d
010 |a  2011025823
020 |a 9781250039026
020 |a 031253955X
020 |a 9780312539559
020 |a 0330517988 (PBK)
040 |a DLC|c DLC|d UtOrBLW|d TnLvILS
042 |a pcc
043 |a e-uk---|a e-uk-en
05000|a PR6051.R285|b O55 2011
08200|a 823/.914|2 22
084 |a FIC008000|2 bisacsh
092 |a ARCHER
1001 |a Archer, Jeffrey,|d 1940-
24510|a Only time will tell /|c Jeffrey Archer.
250 |a First U.S. edition.
263 |a 1109
264 1|a New York :|b St. Martin's Press,|c 2011.
300 |a pages ;|c cm.
336 |a text|b txt|2 rdacontent
337 |a unmediated|b n|2 rdamedia
338 |a volume|b nc|2 rdacarrier
4901 |a The Clifton chronicles
520 |a "From the popular author of Kane and Abel and A Prisoner of Birth comes the story of one family across generations, across oceans, from heartbreak to triumph. The epic tale of Harry Clifton's life begins in 1920, with the words, "I was told that my father was killed in the war." A dock worker in Bristol, Harry never knew his father, but he learns about life on the docks from his uncle who expects Harry to join him at the shipyard once he's left school. But then his unexpected gift wins him a scholarship to an exclusive boys' school, and his life will never be the same again. As he enters into adulthood, Harry finally learns how his father really died, but the awful truth only leads him to question who was his father? Is he the son of Arthur Clifton, a stevedore who spent his whole life on the docks, or the first-born son of a scion of West Country society, whose family owns a shipping line? This introductory novel in The Clifton Chronicles includes a cast of colorful characters and takes us from the ravages of the Great War to the outbreak of the Second World War, when Harry must decide whether to take up a place at Oxford or join the navy and go to war with Hitler's Germany. From the docks of working-class England to the bustling streets of 1940 New York City, Only Time Will Tell takes readers on a journey through to future volumes, which will bring to life one hundred years of recent history to reveal a family story that neither the reader nor Harry Clifton himself could ever have imagined"--|c Provided by publisher.
590 |a Author standing order, expected release date August 30, 2011.
650 0|a Families|v Fiction
650 0|a Fathers and sons|v Fiction
650 0|a Social classes|z England|v Fiction.
651 0|a Great Britain|x Social life and customs|y 1918-1945|v Fiction.
655 7|a Domestic fiction|2 lcgft
8001 |a Archer, Jeffrey,|d 1940-|t Clifton chronicles
85642|3 Cover image|u http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/559/9780312539559/image/lgcover.9780312539559.jpg
939 |a ODC|b COM9256284BT|c 1
949 |b 32046556717051|c SYSAFIC|d ARCHER|l NER|n 4962518|o 0|s i|w 03/21/2012|x 73|y BK
949 |b 32046301501180|c SYSAFIC|d ARCHER|l WRL|n 6228651|o 0|s i|w 01/18/2017|x 19|y PBK
949 |b 32046301501198|c SYSAFIC|d ARCHER|l WRL|n 6228652|o 0|s i|w 01/18/2017|x 22|y PBK
949 |b 32046812867153|c SYSAFIC|d ARCHER|l NOR|n 6282577|o 0|s i|w 02/02/2017|x 26|y PBK
949 |b 32046812867187|c SYSAFIC|d ARCHER|l NER|n 6282580|o 0|s i|w 02/02/2017|x 17|y PBK
949 |b 32046812867203|c SYSAFIC|d ARCHER|l NOR|n 6282582|o 0|s i|w 02/02/2017|x 23|y PBK
949 |b 32046812867229|c SYSAFIC|d ARCHER|l NOR|n 6282584|o 0|s i|w 02/02/2017|x 31|y PBK
949 |b 32046812867245|c SYSAFIC|d ARCHER|l SER|n 6282586|o 0|s i|w 02/02/2017|x 23|y PBK
949 |b 32046303635135|c SYSAFIC|d ARCHER|l FUQ|n 7114935|o 0|s i|w 08/14/2019|x 1|y PBK
949 |b 32046560792009|c SYSAFIC|d ARCHER|l EVA|n 5641725|o 1|s o|w 07/30/2015|x 59|y BK
949 |b 32046812867195|c SYSAFIC|d ARCHER|l WRL|n 6282581|o 0|s o|w 02/02/2017|x 31|y PBK
949 |b 32046812867211|c SYSAFIC|d ARCHER|l WAK|n 6282583|o 0|s o|w 02/02/2017|x 25|y PBK
949 |b 32046812867237|c SYSAFIC|d ARCHER|l WRL|n 6282585|o 0|s o|w 02/02/2017|x 25|y PBK
949 |b 32046303114883|c SYSAFIC|d ARCHER|l ZEB|n 6872598|o 0|s o|w 01/30/2019|x 4|y PBK
949 |b 32046303962059|c SYSAFIC|d ARCHER|l CRY|n 7206795|o 0|s o|w 10/02/2019|x 1|y PBK
999 |a 620741