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The eighth wonder of the world : a novel

Auteur : Leslie Epstein
Éditeur : New York : Handsel Books/Other Press, ©2006.
Édition/format :   Print book : Fiction : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
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When Benito Mussolini announces a worldwide competition for a monument to celebrate his victory over Ethiopia, the winning design is an almost unimaginable mile-high tower, La Vittoria, created by the famed American architect, Amos Prince. In his struggle to bring this modern Babel to completion in the face of every conceivable obstaclei̮ncluding Mussolini's wavering support and loss of power, and the vicissitudes  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : Fiction
Format – détails additionnels : Online version:
Epstein, Leslie.
Eighth wonder of the world.
New York : Handsel Books/Other Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)607800092
Online version:
Epstein, Leslie.
Eighth wonder of the world.
New York : Handsel Books/Other Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)629878517
Personne nommée : Benito Mussolini; Joseph Goebbels; Pius, Pope; Joseph Goebbels; Benito Mussolini; Pius, Pope
Type d’ouvrage : Fiction, Ressource Internet
Format : Livre, Ressource Internet
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Leslie Epstein
ISBN : 1590512502 9781590512500
Numéro OCLC : 62896471
Description : x, 461 pages ; 24 cm
Autres titres : 8th wonder of the world
Responsabilité : Leslie Epstein.
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When Benito Mussolini announces a worldwide competition for a monument to celebrate his victory over Ethiopia, the winning design is an almost unimaginable mile-high tower, La Vittoria, created by the famed American architect, Amos Prince. In his struggle to bring this modern Babel to completion in the face of every conceivable obstaclei̮ncluding Mussolini's wavering support and loss of power, and the vicissitudes of a world warP̮rince will losehis family, his native country, and perhaps even his mind.

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