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The Last Days of New Paris - China Miéville
The Last Days of New Paris
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THE LAST DAYS OF NEW PARIS is an intense and gripping tale set in an alternative universe: June 1940 following Paris’ fall to the Germans, the villa of Air-Bel in Marsailles, is filled with Trotskyists, anti-fascists, exiled artists, and surrealists. One Air-Bel dissident decides the best way to... show more
THE LAST DAYS OF NEW PARIS is an intense and gripping tale set in an alternative universe: June 1940 following Paris’ fall to the Germans, the villa of Air-Bel in Marsailles, is filled with Trotskyists, anti-fascists, exiled artists, and surrealists. One Air-Bel dissident decides the best way to fight the Nazis is to construct a surrealist bomb. When the bomb is accidental
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Format: Kindle Edition
ISBN: 9780345544001
ASIN: B0180SQC32
Pages no: 176
Edition language: English
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Tannat
Tannat rated it
2.0 The Last Days of New Paris by China Miéville
China Miéville doesn’t stick to just one type of fiction. He mostly writes fantasy but likes to explore different settings and styles and refuses to be nailed down to the confines of a genre. This is a good thing, and I am sincere when I say that I respect it. Unfortunately, it also means that not a...
juniper green
juniper green rated it
3.0 The Last Days of New Paris
In Paris, you had to be ready to fight art and the Hellish – not to mention Nazis – so they labored under weapons for all eventualities.It's another one of them alternative histories about WWII – but this time it's about Surrealist art fighting Nazis and demons in Paris. If you don't want to read th...
Summer Reading Project, BookLikes Satellite
Summer Reading Project, BookLikes Satellite rated it
5.0 The Last Days of New Paris, by China Miéville
I’m often drawn to books simply because the premise amuses or intrigues me, only to be disappointed when an author doesn’t have the imagination to pull it off. I never worry about China Miéville’s ability to take a weird idea and run with it to an off-kilter but thoughtful conclusion. It only took a...
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