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The angel of history

Bruno Arpaia

The angel of history

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Published by Canongate in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Benjamin, Walter, -- 1892-1940. -- Fiction,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- France -- Fiction,
  • Refugees -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBruno Arpaia ; translated by Minna Proctor.
    GenreFiction
    ContributionsProctor, Minna.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ4861.R66 A8413 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination344 p. ;
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23162842M
    ISBN 101841959839
    ISBN 109781841959832
    LC Control Number2008278481

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