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The Polish boxer

Autore: Eduardo Halfon; Daniel Hahn
Editore: New York : Bellevue Literary Press, 2012.
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : Fiction : English : 1st edVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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"Covers a vast landscape of human experience while enfolding a search for origins: a grandson tries to make sense of his Polish grandfather's past and the story behind his numbered tattoo; a Serbian classical pianist longs for his forbidden heritage; a Mayan poet is torn between his studies and filial obligations; a striking young Israeli woman seeks answers in Central America; a university professor yearns for  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Fiction
Tipo materiale: Fiction
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Eduardo Halfon; Daniel Hahn
ISBN: 9781934137536 1934137537
Numero OCLC: 783151783
Descrizione: 188 pages ; 20 cm
Contenuti: Distant --
Twaining --
Epistrophy --
White Smoke --
The Polish Boxer --
Postcards --
Ghosts --
Piroutte --
A Speech at Póvoa --
Sunsets.
Altri titoli: Boxeador polaco.
Responsabilità: Eduardo Halfon ; translated by Daniel Hahn, Ollie Brock, Lisa Dillman, Thomas Bunstead, and Anne McLean.

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