Mazzucco, Melania G. Vita

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Mazzucco, Melania
ISBN 10: 0002007177 ISBN 13: 9780002007177
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Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Ships From Canada. 433 p. Book Description: It is April 1903, and the steamship Republic spills morethan 2, 000 hopeful immigrants onto the pier at Ellis Island. Among them areDiamante, age 12, and Vita, 9, sent by their poor families in southern Italy tomake their way in America. Amid the chaos and splendour of New York City, thepoverty and crime of Little Italy, Diamante and Vita struggle to survive, togrow up and, most of all, to become American. From journeys west in search of work to journeys back to Italyin search of their roots, to Vita s son s encounter with his mother shometown while serving as an army captain in World War II, Vita both slicesthrough the mythology of the immigrant experience and pays imaginative homage toit. Weaving her own family history into this tale of discovery, loveand loss, award-winning author Melania Mazzucco has created an epic that ispassionate, beautifully vibrant and sometimes shockingly dark. About the Author MELANIA MAZZUCCO was born in Rome in. Bookseller Inventory # 9541179974

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Mazzucco, Melania G. (Translated by Virginia Jewiss)
Published by Scarborough, ON, Canada: HarperCollins Publishers Canada, Limited, Scarborough, ON, Canada (2005)
ISBN 10: 0002007177 ISBN 13: 9780002007177
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Book Description Scarborough, ON, Canada: HarperCollins Publishers Canada, Limited, Scarborough, ON, Canada, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 433 Pages. Book Description: It is April 1903, and the steamship Republic spills morethan 2,000 hopeful immigrants onto the pier at Ellis Island. Among them areDiamante, age 12, and Vita, 9, sent by their poor families in southern Italy tomake their way in America. Amid the chaos and splendour of New York City, thepoverty and crime of Little Italy, Diamante and Vita struggle to survive, togrow up and, most of all, to become American. From journeys west in search of work to journeys back to Italyin search of their roots, to Vita’s son’s encounter with his mother’shometown while serving as an army captain in World War II, Vita both slicesthrough the mythology of the immigrant experience and pays imaginative homage toit. Weaving her own family history into this tale of discovery, loveand loss, award-winning author Melania Mazzucco has created an epic that ispassionate, beautifully vibrant and sometimes shockingly dark. About the Author MELANIA MAZZUCCO was born in Rome in 1966. She earned adegree in Italian literature from La Sapienza University and a degree in cinemafrom the Experimental Center for Cinematography. In addition to her fouracclaimed novels, she has written award-winning works for the cinema, theatreand radio. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-938839306

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Mazzucco, Melania G.
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Book Description Farrar Straus Giroux. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0002007177 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0000116

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Mazzucco, Melania G.
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Book Description Farrar Straus Giroux, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110002007177

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