A fraction of the whole : [a novel] (Book, 2008) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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A fraction of the whole : [a novel]

A fraction of the whole : [a novel]

Author: Steve Toltz
Publisher: London : Hamilton, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Een jonge Australiër vertelt vanuit de gevangenis de avontuurlijke levensgeschiedenis van zijn verdwenen vader, diens beruchte criminele broer en van zichzelf.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Romans (teksten)
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Toltz
ISBN: 9780241143902 024114390X 9780241144121 0241144124
OCLC Number: 907178665
Awards: Short-listed for Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2008 (UK)
Short-listed for Guardian First Book Award 2008 (UK)
Long-listed for Miles Franklin Literary Award 2009 (UK)
Description: 710 p. ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Steve Toltz.

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