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City of thieves : a novel

Author: David Benioff
Publisher: New York : Plume, [2009]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Documenting his grandparents' experiences during the siege of Leningrad, a young writer learns his grandfather's story about how a military deserter and he tried to secure pardons by gathering hard-to-find ingredients for a powerful colonel's daughter's wedding cake.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Benioff
ISBN: 9780452295292 0452295297
OCLC Number: 233548627
Notes: Originally published: New York : Viking, 2008.
Description: 258 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: David Benioff.

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Documenting his grandparents' experiences during the siege of Leningrad, a young writer learns his grandfather's story about how a military deserter and he tried to secure pardons by gathering hard-to-find ingredients for a powerful colonel's daughter's wedding cake.

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