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A General Theory of Oblivion

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A General Theory of Oblivion
Title
A General Theory of Oblivion
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Subject
Summary
Shortlisted for the International Dublin Literary Award 2017A finalist for the Man Booker International Prize 2016 The brilliant new novel from the winner of the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize.On the eve of Angolan independence, Ludo bricks herself into her apartment, where she will remain for the next thirty years. She lives off vegetables and pigeons, burns her furniture and books to stay alive and keeps herself busy by writing her story on the walls of her home. The outside world slowly seeps into Ludo's life through snippets on the radio, voices from next door, glimpses of a man fleeing his pursuers and a note attached to a bird's foot. Until one day she meets Sabalu, a young boy from the street who climbs up to her terrace
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  • Agualusa, José Eduardo
  • Hahn, Daniel
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Label
A General Theory of Oblivion
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:ea307bb5-132b-4460-90f1-fc7cfefa030b
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781448191543
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
A General Theory of Oblivion
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:ea307bb5-132b-4460-90f1-fc7cfefa030b
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781448191543
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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