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The noise of time: A Novel

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subject_facetBiographical fiction
Communism and society -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction
Composers -- Soviet Union -- Fiction
Historical fiction
Nationalism and communism -- Fiction
Shostakovich, Dmitrii╠ć Dmitrievich, -- 1906-1975 -- Fiction
Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Fiction
title_displayThe noise of time
title_fullThe Noise of Time A Novel
The noise of time / Julian Barnes
title_shortThe noise of time
title_subA Novel
topic_facetCommunism and society
Composers
Fiction
Historical Fiction
History
Literature
Nationalism and communism
Politics and government
Shostakovich, Dmitrii╠ć Dmitrievich