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The magician's wife / Brian Moore.

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  • ISBN: 0525944001 (acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 9780525944003 (acid-free paper)
  • Physical Description: 229 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Dutton, 1998 printing, c1997.

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General Note: "A William Abrahams book."
Summary, etc.: A novel on the 19th century French colonization of Algeria. In a bid to forestall a revolt, Napoleon III dispatches France's top magician, hoping an exhibition of his powers will impress rebellious sheiks with the superiority of European civilization. But the magician's wife--events are seen through her eyes--finds Arab civilization superior. By the author of The Statement.
Subject: Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873 > Fiction.
Algerian fiction (French)
Genre: Historical fiction.
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