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The appointment : a novel

Author: Herta Müller; Michael Hulse; Philip Boehm
Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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From the winner of the IMPAC Award comes a fierce novel about a young Romanian woman's discovery of betrayal in the most intimate reaches of her life.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Herta Müller; Michael Hulse; Philip Boehm
ISBN: 080506012X 9780805060126 0312420544 9780312420543
OCLC Number: 46729161
Description: 214 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Heute wär ich mir lieber nicht begegnet.
Responsibility: Herta Müller ; translated by Michael Hulse and Philip Boehm.
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"I've been summoned. Thursday morning, 10 sharp". So begins the day for a young Romanian factory worker. Her crime? Sewing notes into the linings of men's suits bound for Italy. "Marry me," the notes  Read more...

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A brooding, fog-shrouded allegory of life under the long oppression of the regime of Nicolae Ceausescu. "The New York Times" A slim, masterfully written tale. "Newsweek" A taut and brilliant book. Read more...

 
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