Land of Marvels: A Novel

Land of Marvels: A Novel

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Barry Unsworth, a writer with an “almost magical capacity for literary time travel” (New York Times Book Review) has the extraordinary ability to re-create the past and make it relevant to contemporary readers. In Land of Marvels, a thriller set in 1914, he brings to life the schemes and double-dealings of Western nations grappling for a foothold in Mesopotamia (now Iraq) in the dying days of the Ottoman Empire.

Somerville, a British archaeologist, is excavating… (more)

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Publisher: Nan A. Talese (January 06, 2009)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 288 pages

File size: 2.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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This writer of historical fiction died on tuesday, 5th of June, 2012. "Barry Unsworth, considered one of the foremost historical novelists in English"...


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