The Wasted Vigil

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The Wasted Vigil

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A Russian woman named Lara arrives in Afghanistan at the house of Marcus Caldwell, an Englishman and widower living in the shadow of the Tora Bora mountains. Marcuss daughter, Zameen, may have known Laras brother, a Soviet soldier who disappeared in the area many years previously. But like Marcuss wife, Zameen is dead; a victim of the age in which she was born. In the da A Russian woman named Lara arrives in Afghanistan at the house of Marcus Caldwell, an Englishman and widower living in the shadow of the Tora Bora mountains. Marcuss daughter, Zameen, may have known Laras brother, a Soviet soldier who disappeared in the area many years previously. But like Marcuss wife, Zameen is dead; a victim of the age in which she was born. In the days that follow, further people arrive at the house: two Americans who have spent much of their adult lives in the area; a young Afghan teacher; and a radicalised young man intent on his own path. And Nadeem Aslam paints a moving, beautiful and powerful portrait of a land and a people torn apart through love and war.

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A Russian woman named Lara arrives in Afghanistan at the house of Marcus Caldwell, an Englishman and widower living in the shadow of the Tora Bora mountains. Marcuss daughter, Zameen, may have known Laras brother, a Soviet soldier who disappeared in the area many years previously. But like Marcuss wife, Zameen is dead; a victim of the age in which she was born. In the da A Russian woman named Lara arrives in Afghanistan at the house of Marcus Caldwell, an Englishman and widower living in the shadow of the Tora Bora mountains. Marcuss daughter, Zameen, may have known Laras brother, a Soviet soldier who disappeared in the area many years previously. But like Marcuss wife, Zameen is dead; a victim of the age in which she was born. In the days that follow, further people arrive at the house: two Americans who have spent much of their adult lives in the area; a young Afghan teacher; and a radicalised young man intent on his own path. And Nadeem Aslam paints a moving, beautiful and powerful portrait of a land and a people torn apart through love and war.
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Title The Wasted Vigil Height 12.6
Nadeem Aslam Width 2.8
ISBN-13 9780571238804 Binding Paperback
ISBN-10 #0571238807 Spine Width
Publisher Faber And Faber (penguin India) Pages 448
Edition 2010 Availability Out Of Stock

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