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The ministry of pain

Author: Dubravka Ugrešić
Publisher: London : Telegram, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tanja Lucic teaches at the University of Amsterdam and lives on the edge of the city's red light district. Desperate to make ends meet, many of her students find work at the 'Ministry', a fetish-wear  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dubravka Ugrešić
ISBN: 9781846590399 1846590396
OCLC Number: 180478603
Notes: This translation originally published: London : Saqi, 2005.
Awards: Short-listed for Independent Foreign Fiction Award 2007
Description: 272 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Ministarstvo boli.
Responsibility: Dubravka Ugresic ; translated from Croatian by Michael Henry Heim.

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