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American purgatorio

Author: John Haskell
Publisher: Edinburgh : Canongate, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A debut novel, this title is a road trip into the heart of a country and a man, a travelogue of loss and redemption, and a Pilgrim's Progress for a godless world.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Haskell
ISBN: 1841956988 9781841956985
OCLC Number: 63186717
Notes: Originally published: 2005.
Description: 245 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: John Haskell.

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"'If you don't like it, you may not be alive to the pleasures of reading' Independent 'Haskell's book is a dazzling metaphysical high-wire act - compelling, deeply moving, mordantly funny and Read more...

 
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