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My fathers' ghost is climbing in the rain

Author: Patricio Pron
Publisher: London : Faber, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young writer, living abroad, returns home to his native Argentina to say goodbye to his dying father. In his parents' house, he finds a cache of documents - articles, maps, photographs - and unwittingly begins to unearth his father's obsession with the disappearance of a local man. Suddenly he comes face to face with the ghosts of Argentina's dark political past and with the long-hidden memories of his family's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricio Pron
ISBN: 9780571277148 0571277144 0571277152 9780571277155
OCLC Number: 819519647
Notes: Originally published: Barcelona : Random House Mondadori, S.A., 2011.
Description: 212 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Espíritu de mis padres sigue subiendo en la lluvia.
Responsibility: Patricio Pron ; translated from the Spanish by Mara Faye Lethem.

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As the fragments of the narrator's investigation fall into place - revealing not only a part of his father's life he had tried to forget, but also the legacy of an entire generation - My Father's  Read more...

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