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The Courilof affair

Author: Irène Némirovsky
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1903 Leon M - the son of two Russian revolutionaries - is given the responsibility of 'liquidating' Valerian Alexandrovitch Courilof, the notoriously brutal and cold-blooded Russian Minister of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Irène Némirovsky
ISBN: 9780099493983 0099493985
OCLC Number: 227273881
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: This translation originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2007.
Description: 172 p. ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Irène Némirovsky ; translated from the French by Sandra Smith.

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"Nemirovsky not only unravels the machinations of a revolutionary mind, but rewrites historical events - the novel is based on a real assassination. Like Sartre and Camus, Nemirovsky paints a Read more...

 
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