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Publisher Comments:

In a comic, disturbing, intense, coming-of age novel that takes readers from the suburbs of Milwaukee to the ruins of the old Prussian capital of Konigsberg--and introduces them to skinheads, drag queens, and international hustlers--Marcus chronicles the exploits of a young American Jew who, in an alarmingly Oblomovian fashion, is becoming physically larger and larger.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780679401841
Subtitle:
(a novel )
Publisher:
A.A. Knopf :
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Berlin (germany)
Subject:
Young men
Subject:
Americans
Subject:
Berlin
Subject:
English teachers
Subject:
Berlin (Germany) Fiction.
Subject:
Bildungsromane.
Subject:
Young men -- Germany -- Berlin -- Fiction.
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
no. 404
Publication Date:
1996
Binding:
Trade Cloth
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
324 p.
Dimensions:
8.70x5.95x1.26 in. 1.25 lbs.

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