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In the skin of a lion [GRPL Book Club] : a novel / by Michael Ondaatje.

In the skin of a lion [GRPL Book Club] : a novel

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  • ISBN: 9780679772668
  • Physical Description: 243 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: 1st Vintage International ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Vintage International, 1997.

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Summary, etc.:
Bristling with intelligence and shimmering with romance, this novel tests the boundary between history and myth. Patrick Lewis arrives in Toronto in the 1920s and earns his living searching for a vanished millionaire and tunneling beneath Lake Ontario. In the course of his adventures, Patrick's life intersects with those of characters who reappear in Ondaatje's Booker Prize-winning The English Patient.
Subject: Poor > Ontario > Toronto > Fiction.
Toronto (Ont.) > Fiction.
Genre: Love stories.

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