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Life with a star

by JirМЊiМЃ Weil

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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJir̆í Weil ; translated from the Czech by Rita Klímová with Roslyn Schloss ; with a preface by Philip Roth.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination252 p. ;
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17993964M
    ISBN 100002234270
    LC Control Number88033998

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