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By Hugh Graham

ISBN-10: 1550964860

ISBN-13: 9781550964868

Hugh Graham captures the passage of years, the development of accumulation and recurrence, the current as dammed up historical past. all at once, an international at the highway to epiphany. And that international, threatened with catastrophe. Figures emerge, frequently from twilight. kids who don't worry demise, tourists doomed to inertia, concupiscent ladies, bloody-minded intellectuals, haunted drunks, decaying diplomats, and dying because the guy within the attic room. after all, the gaze of a kid turn into a guy. 11 tales of readability and darkish empathy.

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