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The book of salt

Author: Monique T D Truong
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a compelling novel that takes the reader on a strange journey from Indochina to Paris, the Vietnamese cook for Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Binh is a lost soul, an exile and an alien, a man of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Monique T D Truong
ISBN: 0099455455 9780099455455
OCLC Number: 59262246
Notes: Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2003.
Awards: Stonewall Book Award (American Library Association), 2004
Description: 276 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Monique Truong.

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"It is beautifully written, a cooking up of love and self to feed the devouring appetites of Gerturde Stein and Alice B. Toklas that is nothing less than a masterpiece of delicate and -naturally- Read more...

 
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