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The invisible bridge

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Published by Alfred A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture students -- Fiction,
  • Jews -- Hungary -- Fiction,
  • Brothers -- Fiction,
  • Jews -- Persecutions -- Fiction,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Europe -- Fiction,
  • Budapest (Hungary) -- Fiction,
  • Paris (France) -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJulie Orringer.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3615.R59 I68 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23872525M
    ISBN 109781400041169
    LC Control Number2009046498


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