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The air we breathe

Author: Andrea Barrett
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Detached from the rest of the country on the eve of World War I, the tuberculosis-stricken residents of an Adirondack lakeside sanatorium are housed in accordance with their economic status and languish in their isolation before an enterprising patient initiates a weekly discussion group.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrea Barrett
ISBN: 9780393061086 0393061086
OCLC Number: 171013169
Description: 297 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Andrea Barrett.

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Detached from the rest of the country on the eve of World War I, the tuberculosis-stricken residents of an Adirondack lakeside sanatorium are housed in accordance with their economic status and languish in their isolation before an enterprising patient initiates a weekly discussion group.

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