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Accordion crimes

Author: Annie Proulx
Publisher: New York : Scribner Paperback Fiction, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Scribner pbk. Fiction edView all editions and formats
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A tale of immigrants centered on an accordion brought to America in the 1880s. After its Italian owner is murdered, the instrument passes into the hands of other ethnic groups--German, French-Canadian, Mexican, Polish, Norwegian--and the novel describes their ceremonies, dreams and hates. By the author of The Shipping News.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Annie Proulx
ISBN: 0684831546 9780684831541
OCLC Number: 37039967
Description: 431 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: E. Annie Proulx.

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A tale of immigrants centered on an accordion brought to America in the 1880s. After its Italian owner is murdered, the instrument passes into the hands of other ethnic groups--German, French-Canadian, Mexican, Polish, Norwegian--and the novel describes their ceremonies, dreams and hates. By the author of The Shipping News.

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