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Maan ääreen

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Kuvaus nuoresta ylioppilaasta, joka 1860-luvulla matkustaa etsimään onneaan Venäjän keisarikunnan vihoviimeiseen kolkkaan ja joutuu oudon päällekarkauksen uhriksi. Nuoressa miehessä puhkeaa halu parantua, saada selville päällekarkaaja ja selvittää elämäntarkoitus...
Hardcover, 192 pages
Published 1999
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A diary-ish story of Lennart, a Finnish young man who went to Nakhodka, in Siberia, to the 'edge of the world' (that far in Siberia that it's very close to Japan). He cheats some business for himself, and gets involved both with a mother and her daughter. When someone hits Lennart with a brick on his head, he survives, and writes all this babble while recovering from the injury, and ponders life too. This book apparently won or at least was nominated for Finlandia book prize, for reasons I faile ...more
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