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Disparaitre

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Product description

Set in 1935 in Dorset, an RAF soldier falls into a deep coma after a car accident, surrounded by the police, secret service and the press. A poetical homage to Lawrence of Arabia.

1935, sud de l'Angleterre.
Un homme va mourir, victime d'un grave accident de moto. Dans le coma qui le gagne, lui reviennent des souvenirs d'enfance, de manque d'amour, d'exils, de fugues. A-t-il cherché à disparaître ? La lumière qui l'enveloppa durant trois années de sa vie fut glorieuse mais trop aveuglante.
Depuis, ce héros malgré lui n'a cessé de fuir. Poursuivi par la presse et les services secrets, rongé par le besoin de s'effacer, de se détruire, il n'a jamais vraiment su qui il était, ni même comment il se nommait.
Seuls ces déserts d'Orient qu'il a tant aimés sauront l'apaiser. Du moins, l'espère-t-il. Son frère va l'y aider, de la plus incroyable façon. Deux femmes, qui rôdent autour de lui comme deux remords, seront là, elles aussi, jusqu'au der-nier moment.
Au pays des mystères, une légende se construit. Celle d'un solitaire, l'un des plus grands héros des temps modernes, dont l'image fascine encore : Thomas Edward Lawrence, Lawrence d'Arabie.

Occasional underlining in otherwise clean copy

Item details

Author(s):
Poivre d'Arvor, Olivier et Patrick
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
2070350347
ISBN-13:
9782070350346
Number of pages:
299
Publisher:
Folio

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Set in 1935 in Dorset, an RAF soldier falls into a deep coma after a car accident, surrounded by the police, secret service and the press. A poetical homage to Lawrence of Arabia.

1935, sud de l'Angleterre.
Un homme va mourir, victime d'un grave accident de moto. Dans le coma qui le gagne, lui reviennent des souvenirs d'enfance, de manque d'amour, d'exils, de fugues. A-t-il cherché à disparaître ? La lumière qui l'enveloppa durant trois années de sa vie fut glorieuse mais trop aveuglante.
Depuis, ce héros malgré lui n'a cessé de fuir. Poursuivi par la presse et les services secrets, rongé par le besoin de s'effacer, de se détruire, il n'a jamais vraiment su qui il était, ni même comment il se nommait.
Seuls ces déserts d'Orient qu'il a tant aimés sauront l'apaiser. Du moins, l'espère-t-il. Son frère va l'y aider, de la plus incroyable façon. Deux femmes, qui rôdent autour de lui comme deux remords, seront là, elles aussi, jusqu'au der-nier moment.
Au pays des mystères, une légende se construit. Celle d'un solitaire, l'un des plus grands héros des temps modernes, dont l'image fascine encore : Thomas Edward Lawrence, Lawrence d'Arabie.

Occasional underlining in otherwise clean copy

Author(s):
Poivre d'Arvor, Olivier et Patrick
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
2070350347
ISBN-13:
9782070350346
Number of pages:
299
Publisher:
Folio

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