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Archangel : fiction

著者: Andrea Barrett
出版商: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2013]
版本/格式:   图书 : 英语 : First edition查看所有的版本和格式
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During the summer of 1908, twelve-year-old Constantine Boyd is witness to an explosion of home-spun investigation--from experiments with cave-dwelling fish without eyes to scientifically bred crops to motorized bicycles and the flight of an early aeroplane. In 1920, a popular science writer and young widow tries, immediately after the bloodbath of the First World War, to explain the new theory of relativity to an  再读一些...
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类型/形式: Short stories
Historical fiction
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所有的著者/提供者: Andrea Barrett
ISBN: 9780393240009 0393240002
OCLC号码: 844372890
描述: 238 pages ; 22 cm
内容: The investigators (1908) --
The ether of space (1920) --
The island (1873) --
The particles (1939) --
Archangel (1919).
责任: by Andrea Barrett.

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An evocative, sepia-toned beauty . Lovely, lambent prose, balanced and graceful. --Michael Lindgren"

 
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