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Author: Peter Adolphsen
Publisher: London : Harvill Secker, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'Machine' is a unique piece of fiction that encapsulates the very essence of earthly existence: how chance and random events influence seemingly unconnected lives and matter.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Adolphsen
ISBN: 9781846551031 184655103X
OCLC Number: 183917098
Language Note: Translated from the Danish.
Description: 88 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Peter Adolphsen ; translated from the Danish by Charlotte Barslund.

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Encapsulates the essence of earthly existence: how chance and random events influence seemingly unconnected lives and matter. This title chronicles the life of a drop of oil from its very beginning  Read more...

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"a masterfully metaphysical narrative worthy of Pynchon" Irish Times Books of the Year

 
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