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Prcic, Ismet (Book - 2011 )
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A brilliant and slyly affecting debut novel about two young Bosnians in the mid-1990s--one who escapes war by way of a theatre troupe, and one who stays to fight.
Authors: Prcic, Ismet
Title: (--shards--)
Publisher: New York : Black Cat ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed by Publisher's Group West, c2011
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 392 p. ; 21 cm
Notes: Includes reading group guide
Awards & Distinctions: ["<br>PNBA Award", "<br>NYT Notable Books of 2011", "<br>PNBA 2012 shortlist"]
Alternate Title: Shards
ISBN: 9780802170811
Branch Call Number: FICTION
Statement of Responsibility: Ismet Prcic
Subject Headings: Young men Bosnia and Hercegovina Fiction Yugoslav War, 1991-1995 Refugees Fiction Immigrants California, Southern Fiction Bosnian Americans Fiction Yugoslav War, 1991-1995 Fiction War Psychological aspects Fiction Families Bosnia and Hercegovina Fiction Coming of age Fiction
Genre/Form: War stories
Psychological fiction
Topical Term: Young men
Yugoslav War, 1991-1995
Bosnian Americans
Yugoslav War, 1991-1995
Coming of age
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