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Settlement : a novel

Author: Christoph Hein; Philip Boehm
Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Provincial Guldenberg is still reeling from World War II when a flood of German refugees arrives from the east, Bernhard Haber's family among them. Life is hard enough--Bernhard's father has lost an arm and his carpenter's income. But added to this injury comes an accumulation of insults, as the upright town turns hostile toward the newcomers. After a string of mysterious losses--from the killing of the boy's dog to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fictional Work
Fiction
Romans
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christoph Hein; Philip Boehm
OCLC Number: 1151274921
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Notes: Translation of: Landnahme.
Awards: Commended for International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2010
Description: 1 online resource (323 pages)
Other Titles: Landnahme.
Responsibility: Christoph Hein ; translated by Philip Boehm.
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Provincial Guldenberg is still reeling from World War II when a flood of German refugees arrives from the east, Bernhard Haber's family among them. Life is hard enough - Bernard's father has lost an  Read more...

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