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The angel of history : a novel

Author: Rabih Alameddine
Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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""There are many ways to break someone's heart, but Rabih Alameddine is one rare writer who not only breaks our hearts but gives every broken piece a new life."-Yiyun Li Following the critical and commercial success of An Unnecessary Woman, Alameddine delivers a spectacular portrait of a man and an era of profound political and social upheaval. Set over the course of one night in the waiting room of a psych clinic,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rabih Alameddine
ISBN: 0802190111 9780802190116 9780802127198 0802127193
OCLC Number: 991401171
Description: 1 online resource (294 pages)
Responsibility: Rabih Alameddine.

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"An elegy for a lost generation of gay men [and] a structurally inventive bildungsroman . . . The Angel of History marks the triumph of memory over oblivion." --Bookforum  Read more...

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Winner of the Northern California Book Award, the Lambda Literary Award for Gay Fiction, and the Arab American Book Award for FictionA Washington Independent Review of Books, Literary Hub, and Shelf Read more...

 
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