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Burnt shadows

Autore: Kamila Shamsie
Editore: London : Bloomsbury, 2009.
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : Fiction : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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"August 9, 1945, Nagasaki. Hiroko Tanaka steps out onto her veranda, taking in the view of the terraced slopes leading up to the sky. Wrapped in a kimono with three black cranes swooping across the back, she is twenty-one, in love with the man she is to marry, Konrad Weiss. In a split second, the world turns white. In the next, it explodes with the sound of fire and the horror of realization. In the numbing  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Fiction
History
Tipo materiale: Fiction
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Kamila Shamsie
ISBN: 9780747598138 0747598134 9780747597070 0747597073 9781408800874 140880087X 9781408804278 1408804271
Numero OCLC: 311463980
Riconoscimenti: Shortlisted for Orange Prize for Fiction 2009.
Descrizione: 367 pages ; 24 cm
Responsabilità: Kamila Shamsie.
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