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A history of forgetting

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Published by Patrick Crean Editions in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Poland
    • Subjects:
    • Auschwitz (Concentration camp) -- Fiction.,
    • Alzheimer"s disease -- Patients -- Fiction.,
    • Concentration camp inmates -- Fiction.,
    • Canadians -- Poland -- Fiction.,
    • Holocaust survivors -- Fiction.,
    • Beauty operators -- Fiction.,
    • Young women -- Fiction.,
    • Neo-Nazism -- Fiction.,
    • Gay men -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCaroline Adderson.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.A319 H57 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination359 p. ;
      Number of Pages359
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6821867M
      ISBN 101894433017
      LC Control Number00302344


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