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The Faculty of Useless Knowledge

Author: I︠U︡riĭ Osipovich Dombrovskiĭ
Publisher: London : Harvill, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The disappearance of a newly discovered gold diadem sets in motion the plans and betrayals of several people in Kazakhstan under Stalin's rule that strangely echo the Passion of Christ.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dombrovskiı̆, I︠U︡riı̆, 1909-1978.
Faculty of Useless Knowledge.
London : Harvill, 1996
(OCoLC)604430299
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: I︠U︡riĭ Osipovich Dombrovskiĭ
ISBN: 1860460534 9781860460531
OCLC Number: 60236944
Description: 533 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Fakulʹtet nenuzhnykh veshcheĭ.
Responsibility: Yury Dombrovsky ; translated from the Russian by Alan Myers.

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The disappearance of a newly discovered gold diadem sets in motion the plans and betrayals of several people in Kazakhstan under Stalin's rule that strangely echo the Passion of Christ.

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