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The painter of battles : a novel

Author: Arturo Pérez-Reverte; Margaret Sayers Peden
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Faulques, a war photographer, witnessed most of the wars of the end of the 20th Century, but he was never able to capture the photo that would explain the chaos of the universe. Now, as continues to try to understand it, he starts painting a grand circular fresco on the inside wall of a tower on the Mediterranean, disturbed by the memories of a woman he can never forget, and an unexpected visit: a man who wants to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
War stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pérez-Reverte, Arturo.
Painter of battles.
New York : Random House, ©2008
(OCoLC)607817907
Online version:
Pérez-Reverte, Arturo.
Painter of battles.
New York : Random House, ©2008
(OCoLC)608414732
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Arturo Pérez-Reverte; Margaret Sayers Peden
ISBN: 9781400065981 1400065984 9780812977301 0812977300 9780297851851 0297851853
OCLC Number: 123539618
Language Note: Translated from the Spanish.
Description: 211 pages ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Pintor de batallas.
Responsibility: Arturo Pérez-Reverte ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden.
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Faulques, a war photographer, witnessed most of the wars of the end of the 20th Century, but he was never able to capture the photo that would explain the chaos of the universe. Now, as continues to try to understand it, he starts painting a grand circular fresco on the inside wall of a tower on the Mediterranean, disturbed by the memories of a woman he can never forget, and an unexpected visit: a man who wants to kill him.

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