Cleaver: a Novel

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2008.
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1st North American ed., Rev.
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Profound and comic, this is the story of London TV journalist and interviewer Harold Cleaver, who suddenly walks away from his life to hide in the mountains of the Tyrol.
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subject_facet Electronic books, Journalists -- Fiction, Psychological fiction, Solitude -- Fiction, Tyrol (Austria) -- Fiction
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