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Lost in Translation: A Life in a New Language
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Penguin USA
Publication date February 1, 1990
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780140127737
ISBN-10 0140127739
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.25 by 8 in.
Weight 0.45 lbs.
Original list price $17.00
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Summary
The author describes her efforts to adjust to a new culture after her parents, Holocaust survivors from Poland, moved the family from war-ravaged Cracow to North America when she was thirteen years old
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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780525246015
 
from E P Dutton (January 1, 1989)
9780525246015 | details & prices | List price $18.95
About: In 1959 13-year-old Eva Hoffman left her home in Cracow, Poland for a new life in America.
Paperback
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Reprint edition from Penguin USA (February 1, 1990)
9780140127737 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $17.00
About: The author describes her efforts to adjust to a new culture after her parents, Holocaust survivors from Poland, moved the family from war-ravaged Cracow to North America when she was thirteen years old
Prebinding
Book cover for 9781439514139
 
Reprint edition from Paw Prints (July 10, 2008)
9781439514139 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.56 lbs | List price $24.00
About: This remarkable book is Eva Hoffman's personal story of her experiences as an emigre who loses and remakes her identity in a new land and translates her sense of self into a new culture and a different language.

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