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Call me a good thief

Donald Pollock

Call me a good thief

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Published by H. Baker in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Pollock, Donald.,
    • Criminals -- Canada -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Donald Pollock.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6248.P58 A33
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[2], 236 p., [4] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages236
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4598107M
      ISBN 100703000888, 0703000950
      LC Control Number77360833

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The Book Thief by Markus Zusak is set in Nazi Germany in World War II. Narrated by Death, the novel takes as its protagonist Liesel Meminger, a girl who grows up in a foster home where Jews aren’t seen as evil, in a departure from attitudes in the rest of Nazi Germany. Oh, and Death also becomes a book thief, but returns the particular book to its rightful owner I think I’ve said enough – either request The Book Thief from your local library or look for a good deal online and buy it.

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