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Pamuk, Orhan, 1952-
Kar. English
Snow / Orhan Pamuk ; translated from the Turkish by Maureen Freely
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2005, c2004
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Armenian Research Center  PL248.P34 K36513    CALL 593-5181
Subject(s) Journalists -- Turkey -- Fiction
Subject Turkey -- Social conditions -- Fiction
Physical Description 425 p. ; 25 cm
Note ACCESS: May only be used at the Armenian Research Center ; please call 313 593-5181 for Center hours
"Originally published in Turkey as Kar by Iletisim, Istanbul, 2002."--T.p. verso
"This is a Borzoi book."--T.p. verso
Contents The journey to Kars -- The outlying districts -- Poverty and history -- Ka meets Ipek in the New Life Pastry Shop -- The first and last conversation between the murderer and his victim -- Love, religion, and poetry: Muhtar's sad story -- At party headquarters, police headquarters, and once again in the streets -- Blue and rĂ¼stem -- A nonbeliever who does not want to kill himself -- Snow and happiness -- Ka with Sheikh Efendi -- The sad story of Necip and Hicran -- A walk through the snow with Kadife -- The dinner conversation turns to love, head scarves, and suicide -- At the National Theater -- Necip describes his landscape and Ka recites his poem -- A play about a girl who burns her head scarf -- A revolution onstage -- The night of the revolution -- While Ka slept and when he woke the next morning -- Ka in the cold rooms of terror -- Sunay Zaim's military and theatrical careers -- With Sunay at military headquarters -- The six-sided snowflake -- Ka with Kadife in the hotel room -- Blue's statement to the west -- Ka urges Turgut Bey to sign the statement -- Ka with Ipek in the hotel room -- In Frankfurt -- A short spell of happiness -- The secret meeting at the Hotel Asia -- On love, insignificance, and Blue's disappearance -- The fear of being shot -- The mediator -- Ka with Blue in his cell -- Bargaining in which life vies with theater, and art with politics -- Preparations for the play to end all plays -- An enforced visit -- Ka and Ipek meet at the hotel -- The first half of the chapter -- The missing green notebook -- From Ipek's point of view -- The final act -- Four years later, in Kars
Series Armenian Research Center collection
Alternate Author Freely, Maureen, 1952-

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