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The life of an unknown man

The life of an unknown man

Makine, Andreï, 1957-

Jilted by his girlfriend and disillusioned by modern France, the writer Shutov revisits Saint Petersburg after 20 years in exile, hoping to reconnect with his roots and the woman he loved in his youth. But she, and the brash new Russia that greets him, are not what he was expecting at all

Paperback, Book. English. Fiction in translation.
Published London: Sceptre, 2011
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Statement of responsibility: Andreï Makine
ISBN: 1444700480, 9781444700480
Note: This translation originally published: 2010.
Language note: Translated from the French.
Physical Description: 250 p. ; 20 cm.
Subject: Saint Petersburg (Russia) Social life and customs Fiction.; Authors, Russian France Fiction.; Authors, Russian Russia (Federation) Saint Petersburg Fiction.; Communism Fiction.; Post-communism Russia (Federation) Fiction.
Uniform Title: Vie d'un homme inconnu. English