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Let the Great World Spin (Large Print) (Platinum Readers Circle)

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Synopsis:

In the dawning light of a late-summer morning, the people of lower Manhattan stand hushed, staring up in disbelief at the Twin Towers. It is August 1974, and a mysterious tightrope walker is running, dancing, leaping between the towers, suspended a quarter mile above the ground. In the streets below, a slew of ordinary lives become extraordinary in bestselling novelist Colum McCann's stunningly intricate portrait of a city and its people.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781602857643
Publisher:
Center Point
Subject:
General
Author:
McCann, Colum
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
New york (n.y.)
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Center Point
Large Print:
Y
Series:
Platinum Readers Circle
Publication Date:
20100631
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Pages:
575
Dimensions:
8.50x5.40x1.40 in. 1.55 lbs.

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Let the Great World Spin (Large Print) (Platinum Readers Circle)
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Product details 575 pages Center Point Large Print - English 9781602857643 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , In the dawning light of a late-summer morning, the people of lower Manhattan stand hushed, staring up in disbelief at the Twin Towers. It is August 1974, and a mysterious tightrope walker is running, dancing, leaping between the towers, suspended a quarter mile above the ground. In the streets below, a slew of ordinary lives become extraordinary in bestselling novelist Colum McCann's stunningly intricate portrait of a city and its people.
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