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On Wits and Wind

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by AuthorHouse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography: general,
  • Military life & institutions,
  • Travelers,
  • Military,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages372
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8532858M
    ISBN 101425909477
    ISBN 109781425909475

    Good taste. I too loved Ruiz Zafon’s The Shadow of the Wind. As for something similar, one of the critiques of ‘The Shadow’ on the dust jacket of my copy, says it’s “Gabriel Garcia Marquez meets Umberto Eco meets Jorge Luis Borges,” which seem goo.


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