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They burn the thistles

by YaЕџar Kemal

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Published by Collins, Harvill Press in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Turkey
    • Subjects:
    • Turkey -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of İnce Memed, book 2.

      Statement[by] Yashar Kemal. Translated from the Turkish by Margaret E. Platon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ4.Y3 Th, PL248.Y275 Th
      The Physical Object
      Pagination412 p.
      Number of Pages412
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5476274M
      ISBN 10000261507X
      LC Control Number73179640

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