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The three-arched bridge : a novel / Ismail Kadare ; translated from the Albanian by John Hodgson.

Kadare, Ismail, (author.). Hodgson, John, 1951- (translator.).


A bridge under construction in 14th Century Albania is secretly sabotaged by ferry men who are afraid of being made redundant. Officially they blame a prophecy that no bridge will stand over the river without human sacrifice to the water spirits. So the builders immure a villager and the bridge gets built. A Balkan parable by the author of The Pyramid.

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  • ISBN: 1611458730
  • ISBN: 9781611458732
  • Physical Description: 184 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Arcade Publishing, 2013.
Subject: Bridges > Albania > Design and construction > Fiction.
Bridges > Design and construction.
Albania > History > To 1501 > Fiction.
Genre: Fiction.

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