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Political fiction, Turkish
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Pamuk, Orhan, 1952-
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2004
|Material Type:||Fiction, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Orhan Pamuk; Maureen Freely
|ISBN:||0375406972 9780375406973 1400089336 9781400089338 0375706860 9780375706868|
|Language Note:||English, translated from the Turkish.|
|Description:||425 pages ; 25 cm|
|Contents:||The journey to Kars --
The outlying districts --
Poverty and history --
Ka meets İpek in the New Life Pastry Shop --
The first and last conversation between the murderer and his victim --
Love, religion, and poetry: Muhtar's sad story --
At party headquarters, police headquarters, and once again in the streets --
Blue and rüstem --
A nonbeliever who does not want to kill himself --
Snow and happiness --
Ka with Sheikh Efendi --
The sad story of Necip and Hicran --
A walk through the snow with Kadife --
The dinner conversation turns to love, head scarves, and suicide --
At the National Theater --
Necip describes his landscape and Ka recites his poem --
A play about a girl who burns her head scarf --
A revolution onstage --
The night of the revolution --
While Ka slept and when he woke the next morning --
Ka in the cold rooms of terror --
Sunay Zaim's military and theatrical careers --
With Sunay at military headquarters --
The six-sided snowflake --
Ka with Kadife in the hotel room --
Blue's statement to the West --
Ka urges Turgut Bey to sign the statement --
Ka with İpek in the hotel room --
In Frankfurt --
A short spell of happiness --
The secret meeting at the Hotel Asia --
On love, insignificance, and Blue's disappearance --
The fear of being shot --
The mediator --
Ka with Blue in his cell --
Bargaining in which life vies with theater, and art with politics --
Preparations for the play to end all plays --
An enforced visit --
Ka and İpek meet at the hotel --
The first half of the chapter --
The missing green notebook --
From İpek's point of view --
The final act --
Four years later, in Kars.
|Series Title:||Book club kit|
|Responsibility:||Orhan Pamuk ; translated from the Turkish by Maureen Freely.|
"Richly detailed . . . A thrilling plot ingeniously shaped . . . Vividly embodies and painstakingly explores the collision of Western values with Islamic fundamentalism . . . An astonishingly
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