The English Patient

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A tale of love and confusion set at end of the Second World War, following a small group of shell-shocked characters thrown together in an Italian villa.

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WINNER OF THE GOLDEN MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2018‘Magnificent’ Sunday Times‘The best piece of fiction I’ve read in years’ Independent on SundayThe final curtain is closing on the Second World War and in an abandoned Italian village. Hana, a nurse, tends to her sole remaining patient. Rescued from a burning plane, the anonymous Englishman is damaged beyond recognition and haunted by painful memories. The only clue Hana has to unlocking his past is the one thing he clung on to through the fire – a copy of The Histories by Herodotus, covered with hand-written notes detailing a tragic love affair.

Additional information

Weight 0.331 kg
Dimensions 19.8 × 12.9 × 2.6 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

336

Language

English

Edition

Reprint

Dewey

813.54 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K