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A fraction of the whole

A fraction of the whole

Author: Steve Toltz
Publisher: Camberwell, Vic. : Hamish Hamilton, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After his father's death, Jasper reflects on Martin Dean, the man who had raised him in intellectual captivity and who had spent his entire life analyzing absolutely everything, and describes his father's failed battle to make a lasting impression on the world.
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Genre/Form: Picaresque literature
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Toltz, Steve, 1972-
Fraction of the whole.
Camberwell, Vic. : Hamish Hamilton, ©2008
(OCoLC)192043157
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Toltz
OCLC Number: 681525701
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Awards: Winner of NSW Premier's Literary Award People's Choice for Fiction 2009
Short-listed for Miles Franklin Literary Award 2009
Short-listed for NSW Premier's Literary Award Christina Stead Prize for Fiction 2009
Short-listed for Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize 2009
Short-listed for Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2008
Short-listed for Guardian First Book Award 2008
Description: 1 online resource (710 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: Steve Toltz.

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After his father's death, Jasper reflects on Martin Dean, the man who had raised him in intellectual captivity and who had spent his entire life analyzing absolutely everything, and describes his father's failed battle to make a lasting impression on the world.
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