Quarantine

Quarantine

Author: Jim Crace

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

ISBN: 0374706212

Category: Fiction

Page: 242

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Jim Crace's novel is the brilliantly imagined story of Christ's forty days in the wilderness, a tale of three men, two women, and a curious wanderer whose peculiar fate is transformed into legend. Dazzling, gritty, and utterly compelling, Quarantine is a work at once timeless and timely - a parable for the ages.
Quarantine
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Jim Crace
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-01 - Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Jim Crace's novel is the brilliantly imagined story of Christ's forty days in the wilderness, a tale of three men, two women, and a curious wanderer whose peculiar fate is transformed into legend. Dazzling, gritty, and utterly compelling, Quarantine is a work at once timeless and timely - a parable
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Language: en
Pages: 480
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Categories: Self-Help
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