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House of sand and fog

Author: Andre Dubus
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Opportunity knocks for an Iranian immigrant in California when the county offers for sale a seized house at a bargain price. It will serve as a launching pad for his real-estate business. When the county discovers it made an error, the drug-addicted woman who owned the house demands its return, but the Iranian refuses. Unfortunately for him, the woman's lover is a policeman who takes the law into his hands.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andre Dubus
ISBN: 0393046974 9780393046977
OCLC Number: 39546150
Awards: Shortlisted for United States National Book Awards: Fiction 1999.
Description: 365 p. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Andre Dubus III.
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A former colonel in the Iranian airforce yearns to restore his family's dignity. When an attractive bungalow in California becomes available, he sees a great opportunity for himself, his wife, and  Read more...

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