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The escape : a novel

Author: Adam Thirlwell
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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After being sidetracked by two affairs in the region, Haffner finally resolves to claim his widow's inheritance in the eastern Alps, a villa seized in darker times, but must first win a fight with a team of bureaucrats and their minions.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Thirlwell
ISBN: 9780374148782 0374148783 9780312681135 0312681135
OCLC Number: 429024695
Notes: Originally published : London : Jonathan Cape, 2009.
Description: viii, 321 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Adam Thirlwell.

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After being sidetracked by two affairs in the region, Haffner finally resolves to claim his widow's inheritance in the eastern Alps, a villa seized in darker times, but must first win a fight with a team of bureaucrats and their minions.

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