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Coleccion Andanzas #717: El Ojo del Leopardo = The Eye of the Leopard

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Synopsis:

Hans Olofson, a provincial Swede who grows up in a motherless home with an alcoholic father, and Olofson's later experiences in Zambia in this fine, unsentimental exploration of vastly different cultures. Having come to believe that Sweden holds nothing for him, Olofson decides to go to Africa to visit a mission, prompted by the strangest woman in town, Janine, who's shunned because of an operation that left her with no nose. Olofson stays in Zambia for 18 years, running a struggling egg farm and dealing with a culture he never fully understands.

Product Details

ISBN:
9788483832257
Publisher:
TusQuets
Subject:
Literary
Translator:
Pozuelo, Francisca Jimenez
Author:
Mankell, Henning
Series:
Coleccion Andanzas
Series Volume:
717
Publication Date:
20100731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
Spanish
Pages:
377
Dimensions:
8.20x5.40x.90 in. 1.05 lbs.

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Coleccion Andanzas #717: El Ojo del Leopardo = The Eye of the Leopard
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"Synopsis" by , Hans Olofson, a provincial Swede who grows up in a motherless home with an alcoholic father, and Olofson's later experiences in Zambia in this fine, unsentimental exploration of vastly different cultures. Having come to believe that Sweden holds nothing for him, Olofson decides to go to Africa to visit a mission, prompted by the strangest woman in town, Janine, who's shunned because of an operation that left her with no nose. Olofson stays in Zambia for 18 years, running a struggling egg farm and dealing with a culture he never fully understands.
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