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Old rendering plant / Wolfgang Hilbig ; translated by Isabel Fargo Cole.

Author/Creator:
Hilbig, Wolfgang, 1941-2007 author.
Publication:
San Francisco, CA : Two Lines Press, [2017]
Format/Description:
Book
109 pages ; 18 cm
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Standardized Title:
Die Weiber, Alte Abdeckerei, Die Kunde von den B�aumen. English
Subjects:
Germany (East) -- Fiction.
Teenage boys -- Fiction.
Coal-fired power plants -- Fiction.
Form/Genre:
Bildungsromans.
Historical fiction.
Fiction.
Summary:
It starts when a young boy becomes obsessed with an empty and decayed coal plant, coming to believe that it is tied to mysterious disappearances throughout the countryside. But as a young man, with the building now turned into an abattoir processing dead animals, he revisits this place and his memories of it, realizing just how much he has missed.
Notes:
"Originally published as Die Weiber, Alte Abdeckerei, Die Kunde von den B�aumen by Wolfgang Hilbig, �2010"--Title page verso.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1897 Book Fund.
Contributor:
Class of 1897 Book Fund.
Cole, Isabel Fargo, 1973- translator.
ISBN:
193188367X
9781931883672
OCLC:
973083806