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The English patient

Author: Michael Ondaatje
Publisher: Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, 2006, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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AWith ravishing beauty and unsettling intelligence, Michael Ondaatje's Booker Prize-winning novel traces the intersection of four damaged lives in an Italian villa at the end of World War II. Hana, the exhausted nurse; the maimed thief, Caravaggio; the wary sapper, Kip: each is haunted by the riddle of the English patient, the nameless, burned man who lies in an upstairs room and whose memories of passion, betrayal,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Canadian fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
English patient.
Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, 2006, ©1992
(OCoLC)61755532
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Ondaatje
ISBN: 9781551995434 1551995433
OCLC Number: 748423708
Notes: Originally published: Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, 1992.
Description: 1 online resource (301 pages)
Responsibility: Michael Ondaatje.

Abstract:

AWith ravishing beauty and unsettling intelligence, Michael Ondaatje's Booker Prize-winning novel traces the intersection of four damaged lives in an Italian villa at the end of World War II. Hana, the exhausted nurse; the maimed thief, Caravaggio; the wary sapper, Kip: each is haunted by the riddle of the English patient, the nameless, burned man who lies in an upstairs room and whose memories of passion, betrayal, and rescue illuminates this book like flashes of heat lightening. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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