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Author Foulds, Adam, 1974-

Title In the wolf's mouth / Adam Foulds.

Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    FOULDS,ADA    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC FOULDS,A    Available
Edition First American edition.
Description 323 pages ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Summary "Set in the final months of World War II, In the Wolf's Mouth follows the Allies' liberation of Sicily and North Africa as the region moves from total war to uneasy peace. Will, a callow British officer, plays at being a statesman, only to be forced to collaborate with criminals; Ray, an American infantryman reeling from his experience in battle, struggles to hold on to his sanity; Angilu, a shepherd, becomes the respected estate manager of a Sicilian prince, and finds himself in a bloody feud with Ciro Albanese, a local mafioso recently returned from America to settle old scores. The destinies of these four men converge in shocking, moving ways"--Dust jacket.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- North Africa -- Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Italy -- Sicily -- Fiction.
Italy -- History -- Allied occupation, 1943-1947 -- Fiction.
Genre/Form War stories.
Historical fiction.
ISBN 9780374175825 (hardback)
0374175829 (hardback)

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