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The Visible World

The Visible World( )
Author: Slouka, Mark
Editor: Jones, Philip Gwyn
ISBN:978-1-84627-086-4
Publication Date:Jun 2008
Publisher:Portobello Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $19.99
Book Description:

'My mother knew a man during the war. Theirs was a love story, and like any good love story, it left blood on the floor and wreckage in its wake.'

As a boy growing up in New York, his parents' memories of their Czech homeland seem to belong to another world, as distant and unreal as the fairy tales his father tells him. It is only as an adult, when he makes his own journey to Prague, that he is finally able to piece together the truth of his parents' past: what they did, who...
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Book Details
Pages:256
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Historical / General
Fiction / Historical / World War Ii
Fiction / Family Life / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):14.7 x 19.6 x 1.7 cm
Book Weight:0.238 Kilograms
Author Biography
Slouka, Mark (Author)
Mark Slouka is a graduate of Columbia University and he has taught at Harvard and the University of California at San Diego. He currently teaches at Columbia and lives in New York City with his wife and children.




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