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culture of lies

antipolitical essays

by Dubravka UgresМЊicМЃ

  • 288 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Pennsylvania State University Press in University Park, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Croatia
    • Subjects:
    • Croatia -- History -- 1990-,
    • Croatia -- Intellectual life -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementDubravka Ugrešić ; translated by Celia Hawkesworth.
      SeriesPost-Communist cultural studies
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDR1601 .U3713 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 273 p. ;
      Number of Pages273
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL358894M
      ISBN 100271018348, 027101847X
      LC Control Number98018867

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