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What Can I Do When Everything"s on Fire?

A Novel

by Antonio Lobo Antunes

  • 3 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by W. W. Norton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: Texts,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Self-Help,
  • Fiction - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGregory Rabassa (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages480
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10157708M
    ISBN 100393329488
    ISBN 109780393329483
    OCLC/WorldCa181139838

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