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Biografi : an Albanian quest

Author: Lloyd Jones
Publisher: Wellington, [N.Z.] : Victoria University Press, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1991, with communism in tatters in Eastern Europe, a New Zealand novelist takes it into his head to journey to Albania to interview a man whose face was surgically altered so he could serve as a double for the communist dictator. Part-mystery, part-travelogue.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Named Person: Petar Shapallo; Enver Hoxha; Enver Hoxha; Petar Shapallo
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lloyd Jones
ISBN: 0864732562 9780864732569
OCLC Number: 29442452
Description: 202 p. : map ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Lloyd Jones.

Abstract:

In 1991, with communism in tatters in Eastern Europe, a New Zealand novelist takes it into his head to journey to Albania to interview a man whose face was surgically altered so he could serve as a double for the communist dictator. Part-mystery, part-travelogue.

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