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In paradise

Author: Peter Matthiessen
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, A member of Penguin Group (USA), 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"From the two-time National Book Award winning author of The Snow Leopard and Shadow Country, a short, powerful novel about an American professor of Holocaust Studies who, over the course of a weeklong spiritual retreat at Auschwitz, is forced to grapple with his own past and a family secret: the Jewish mother abandoned to her doom by his Gentile father"--
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Matthiessen
ISBN: 9781594633171 1594633177
OCLC Number: 861479139
Description: 246 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Peter Matthiessen.

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"From the two-time National Book Award winning author of The Snow Leopard and Shadow Country, a short, powerful novel about an American professor of Holocaust Studies who, over the course of a weeklong spiritual retreat at Auschwitz, is forced to grapple with his own past and a family secret: the Jewish mother abandoned to her doom by his Gentile father"--

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