Homeland

Homeland

Book - 2019
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"Fernando Aramburu's internationally acclaimed novel evokes an unresolved history of violence, giving a fictional account of lives shattered by Basque terrorism even as it rekindles debate about truth and reconciliation. Lifetime friends become bitter enemies when the father of one family is killed by militants—one of whom is a son from the other family. Told in short sections highlighting a rich multiplicity of characters from all walks of life, Homeland brilliantly unfolds in nonlinear fashion as it traces the moral dilemmas faced by the families of murder victim and perpetrator alike. Aramburu alludes only obliquely to the historical context while he focuses on the psychological complexity of his characters and builds nearly unbearable suspense."--Dust jacket flap.
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, [2019]
Edition: First American edition.
Copyright Date: ©2019
ISBN: 9781524747121
1524747122
Call Number: ARAMBURU
Characteristics: vii, 590 pages ; 25 cm
Subjects: ETA (Organization) -- Fiction.
Families -- Fiction.
Violence -- Fiction.
Victims of terrorism -- Fiction.
Forgiveness -- Fiction.
País Vasco (Spain) -- Fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Additional Contributors: Mac Adam, Alfred J. 1941-- Translator

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