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Gottland : mostly true stories from half of Czechoslovakia / Mariusz Szczygieł ; translated by Antonia Lloyd-Jones.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 943.71 SZC (Text) 78551000516774 Non-Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781612193137 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1612193137 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: x, 276 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Brooklyn : Melville House, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published in Polish in 2006.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Not a step without Bata -- Lucerna Palace -- Just a woman -- How are you coping with the Germans? -- Proof of love -- Victim of love -- Mrs. Not-a-Fake -- Little darling -- The public concern -- Life is like a man -- Better PR -- Happy holidays! -- The tragedy hunter -- The movie has to be made -- Metamorphosis -- Gottland's life after life.
Summary, etc.:
One of Europe's most preeminent investigative journalists travels to the Czech Republic--the Czech half of the former Czechoslovakia, the land that brought us Kafka--to explore the surreal fictions and the extraordinary reality of its twentieth century.
Subject: Czech Republic > Anecdotes.
Czech Republic > Social conditions > Anecdotes.

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