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The Violent Century
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Griffin
Publication date February 1, 2016
Pages 352
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781250067524
ISBN-10 1250067529
Dimensions 0 by 6.12 by 9.25 in.
Availability§ Publication Cancelled
Original list price $15.99
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They never meant to be heroes.

For seventy years they guarded the British Empire. Oblivion and Fogg, inseparable friends, bound together by a shared fate. Until one night in Berlin, in the aftermath of the Second World War, and a secret that tore them apart.

But there must always be an account...and the past has a habit of catching up to the present.

Now, recalled to the Retirement Bureau from which no one can retire, Fogg and Oblivion must face up to a past of terrible war and unacknowledged heroism, - a life of dusty corridors and secret rooms, of furtive meetings and blood-stained fields - to answer one last, impossible question:

What makes a hero?



Editions
Hardcover
from Thomas Dunne Books (February 24, 2015)
9781250064493 | details & prices | 362 pages | 6.75 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.20 lbs | List price $25.99
from Hodder & Stoughton (October 24, 2013)
9781444762877 | details & prices | 341 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $31.30
Paperback
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from Griffin (February 1, 2016)
9781250067524 | details & prices | 352 pages | List price $15.99
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