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The Resource To know a woman, Amos Oz ; translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange in collaboration with the author

To know a woman, Amos Oz ; translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange in collaboration with the author

Label
To know a woman
Title
To know a woman
Statement of responsibility
Amos Oz ; translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange in collaboration with the author
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Summary
Following the bizarre accidental death of his wife, Yoel Ravid retires to the suburbs with his daughter, mother and mother-in-law. After a lifetime of uncovering other peoples secrets he is forced to look back at his own lies.
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oz, Amos
Dewey number
892.436
Index
no index present
LC call number
PJ5054.O9
Literary form
novels
Summary expansion
`A writer of revelatory genius' GuardianFollowing the bizarre accidental death of his wife, Israeli secret service agent Yoel Ravid retires to the suburbs with his daughter, mother and mother-in-law. After a lifetime of uncovering other people's secrets he is forced to look back at the lies he has told himself; at the desolate enigma of his wife's life and death; his years of service to the state and the riddle of his daughter's behaviour.`Humorous, melancholy and touching' New York Times
Label
To know a woman, Amos Oz ; translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange in collaboration with the author
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 1991
Control code
BDZ0000152094
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
264p.
Isbn
9780099913405
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
To know a woman, Amos Oz ; translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange in collaboration with the author
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 1991
Control code
BDZ0000152094
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
264p.
Isbn
9780099913405
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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