Cross Channel

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Author(s): Julian Barnes
Imprint: Classics Library
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Product Number: Z16701
Released: Nov 17, 2020
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ISBN: #9781980082743
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In his first collection of short stories, Barnes explores the narrow body of water containing the vast sea of prejudice and misapprehension which lies between England and France with acuity humor, and compassion. For whether Barnes's English characters come to France as conquerors or hostages, laborers, athletes, or aesthetes, what they discover, alongside rich food and barbarous sexual and religious practices, is their own ineradicable Englishness. The ten stories that make up Cross Channel introduce us to a plethora of intriguing, original, and sometimes ill-fated characters. Elegantly conceived and seductively written, Cross Channel is further evidence of Barnes's wizardry.

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Cross Channel
Product Number: BX00283076
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Product Number:Z16701

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Author(s): Julian Barnes
Narrator(s): Polly Lee, Simon Vance
Product Number C06297
Released: May 01, 2022
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ISBN: #9781980082620
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Author(s): Julian Barnes
Genre: Short Stories
Product Number EB00170769
Released: Dec 30, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: #9780307555441