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All Soul's Day (1998) [Novel]
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Summary (From the publisher):

A Dutch documentary filmmaker finds himself in Berlin at the end of the twentieth century, trying to make sense of his own past in a city where every stone bears traces of history. Having lost his wife and child in a tragic airplane crash, he is still coming to terms with the loss, trying to build a new life amid a group of cosmopolitan, wonderfully eccentric friends. As he walks the streets of the recently reunified city, shooting scenes for a film with as yet vague shape, Daane seeks to make a coherent picture of fragments of memory and history. When by chance he meets a mysterious young Dutch-Berber woman named Elik, these rather abstract questions suddenly take on far more concrete shape, and soon Daane is following her to Madrid and the novel's stunning denouement.

Original title: Allerzielen
Original languages: Dutch


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionMidlife Crises, Journeys Of Discovery

Edition #1: All Soul's Day

All Soul's Day (2001)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Susan Massotty
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Manifested in:

All Soul's Day (November 5, 2001)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Harcourt Brace & Company
ISBN: 0151005664
Dimensions: 6.4 x 9.3 x 1.2
Pages: 338

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