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Published by Northwestern University Press in Evanston, Ill .
Written in English


  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

StatementArnošt Lustig ; translated from the Czech by George Theiner.
LC ClassificationsPG5038.L85 N48 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 11-219 p. ;
Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2540285M
ISBN 100810107023
LC Control Number85021539

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