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A woman"s story

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Published by Seven Stories Press in New York .
Written in English



  • France


  • Ernaux, Annie, 1940- -- Family,
  • Authors, French -- 20th century -- Family relationships,
  • Mothers -- France -- Biography,
  • Alzheimer"s disease

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementAnnie Ernaux ; translated by Tanya Leslie.
LC ClassificationsPQ2665.R67 Z464213 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. ;
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3674618M
ISBN 101583225757
LC Control Number2003009351

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