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Author Forna, Aminatta.

Title The hired man [electronic resource] / Aminatta Forna.

Imprint Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books ; [Prince Frederick, Md.] : [Distributed by] OneClick Digital, 2013, p2013.

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Description 1 sound file (ca. 9 hr., 15 min.) : digital.
Series Griot audio
Griot audio.
Note Unabridged.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Requires OneClick Digital Media Manager.
System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA.
Note Downloadable audio file.
Title from title screen (viewed November 6, 2013).
Access Access restricted to subscribing institutions.
Performer Read by Mark Ledbetter.
Form Downloadable applications available for access via iOS 4.0+ devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) and Android 2.1+ devices.
Summary Gost is surrounded by mountains and fields of wild flowers. The summer sun burns. The Croatian winter brings freezing winds. Beyond the boundaries of the town an old house which has lain empty for years is showing signs of life. One of the windows, glass darkened with dirt, today stands open, and the lively chatter of English voices carries across the fallow fields. Laura and her teenage children have arrived. A short distance away lies the hut of Duro Kolak who lives alone with his two hunting dogs. As he helps Laura with repairs to the old house, they uncover a mosaic beneath the ruined plaster and, in the rising heat of summer, painstakingly restore it. But Gost is not all it seems; conflicts long past still suppurate beneath the scars.
Note Description based on compact disc version record.
Subject Revenge -- Fiction.
Mosaics -- Fiction.
City and town life -- Fiction.
British -- Croatia -- Fiction.
Croatia -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Audiobooks.
Added Author Ledbetter, Mark. Narrator.
Recorded Books, LLC.
OneClick Digital (Firm)
Other Form: Compact disc version: Forna, Aminatta. Hired man. Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, p2013. 9781490602417 (CtWfDGI)rcf90000359
ISBN 9781490602431
Music No. Z07798 Recorded Books

 
    
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