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My father"s war

a novel

by Adriaan van Dis

  • 198 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by New Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Indonesia,
  • Netherlands
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Fiction.,
    • Dutch -- Indonesia -- Fiction.,
    • Fathers and sons -- Fiction.,
    • Indonesia -- History -- Japanese occupation, 1942-1945 -- Fiction.,
    • Netherlands -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAdriaan van Dis ; translated from the Dutch by Claire Nicolas White.
      SeriesThe New Press international fiction series
      ContributionsWhite, Claire Nicolas, 1925-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPT5881.14.I8 I513 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination261 p. ;
      Number of Pages261
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL811887M
      ISBN 10156584033X
      LC Control Number95049084

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