5 edition of A Place in the City found in the catalog.
A Place in the City
by Ravan Press
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||150|
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The City & the City is a novel by British author China Miéville that follows a wide-reaching murder investigation in two separate cities that occupy the same space simultaneously, combining weird fiction with the police was written as a gift for Miéville's terminally ill mother, who was a fan of the latter genre.
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The Devil in the White City is a literary nonfiction novel that spans the years surrounding the building of the Chicago World's Fair, also known as The World's Columbian Exposition, which was designed to commemorate the landing of Columbus in America.
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