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On the contrary.

Author: André P Brink
Publisher: London : Minerva, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Estienne Barbier, born in the Loire Valley in 1699, lays claim to service in the armies of the kings of France and Prussia, but he is an inveterate liar, and the truth is less glorious: irate  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: André P Brink
ISBN: 0749397985 9780749397982
OCLC Number: 31241988
Description: 375 pages

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"An immensely generous novel, vivid and adroit in its use of history" * The Times * "Peter Carey, Garcia Marquez, Alexander Solzhenitsyn: Andre Brink must be considered with that class of writer" * Read more...

 
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