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Under the Dust by Jordi Coca

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Published by Parthian .
Written in English


  • Modern fiction,
  • Spain And Portugal - History,
  • Violence (Sociological Aspects),
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Literary,
  • Personal Memoirs

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8765470M
ISBN 101902638697
ISBN 109781902638690

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Exploring a boy's childhood in Barcelona during the Franco dictatorship, Under the Dust is based on the autobiographical experience of prize-winning Catalan author Jordi Coca. In period and location - an oppressive late s and early 50s when the dictatorship's repression . Similarly, on a larger scale, life is in constant motion, change is inevitable and, if one gets too attached to certain memories or ways of being, regression is guaranteed. Thus, while still living, being ‘under the dust’ is entirely our choice. Sep 02,  · Joan Frances Turner is the author of Dust, forthcoming from Ace Books on September 7, Dust is a story of the undead from their own point of view, as they battle time, decay, the loved ones they left behind, encroaching humanity and each other. Or, think Watership Down with zombies instead of rabbits/5. The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage is a glorious adventure that delivers heart-in-your-throat moments and much to think about as we wait (not so patiently) to see what will happen next --Seira Wilson/5().

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May 09,  · Dust starts at the end of book 2, Shift, but also at the end of book 1, Wool. As a prequel, Shift ends at the same time that Wool did, and the converging storylines proceed together in Dust. The occupants of Silo 18 are divided - some who believe that their leader survived outside, and some who believe she is making the whole thing up/5(K). Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Out of the Dust is a verse novel by Karen Hesse, first published in Summary. Billie Jo begins with how her father wants to have a son instead of a daughter; he loves her anyway, but treats her like the son he doesn’t have, rough and Karen Hesse. Mar 09,  · Written for the adventurer in all of us, Out of the Dust: Utah's Lost Mines and Treasures is a unique guide that surpasses all other books of its kind. Author Steve Shaffer brings to light stories of lost gold and silver mines carved out of the earth by Spaniards and Mexicans/5(18).