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The watch : a novel

Auteur : Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya
Éditeur : New York : Hogarth, ©2012.
Édition/format :   Livre imprimé : Fiction : English : 1st edVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
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"At a stark outpost in the Kandahar mountain range, a team of American soldiers watches a young Afghan woman approach. She has come to beg for the return of her brother's body. The camp's tense, claustrophobic atmosphere comes to a boil as the men argue about what to do next. Taking its cues from the Antigone myth, this significant, eloquent novel recreates the chaos, intensity, and immediacy of war, and conveys the  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : Fiction
War stories
Type d’ouvrage : Fiction
Format : Book
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya
ISBN : 9780307955890 0307955893
Numéro OCLC : 753624677
Description : 290 pages ; 25 cm
Responsabilité : Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya.

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"At a stark outpost in the Kandahar mountain range, a team of American soldiers watches a young Afghan woman approach. She has come to beg for the return of her brother's body. The camp's tense, claustrophobic atmosphere comes to a boil as the men argue about what to do next. Taking its cues from the Antigone myth, this significant, eloquent novel recreates the chaos, intensity, and immediacy of war, and conveys the inevitable repercussions felt by the soldiers, their families, and by one sister"--

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