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Order of the day.

Alex Bowlby

Order of the day.

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Published by Cooper in London .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.B78627 Or, PR6052.O88 Or
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 101 p.
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5235382M
ISBN 100850521610
LC Control Number75305979
OCLC/WorldCa2317693

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The Order of the Day is a concise novel that challenges perceptions of history and time; it's driven by black comedy through which Vuillard demonstrates that history is written to fit an agenda, and that agenda is not always to tell the truth/5.

The Order of the Day won ’s Prix Goncourt for fiction, and is described by the UK publishers as a “novel”, but it stretches the definition of that word a long way. In French it calls itself a. The Order of the Day is smug, self-important, and pedestrian history.

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His most recent book, Sorrow of the Earth, was his first published in English; The Order of the Day is his second. He lives in Rennes, France. Mark Polizzotti has translated more than fifty books from the French, including works by Gustave Flaubert, Patrick Modiano, Marguerite Duras, André Breton, and Raymond Roussel.

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The result of painstaking research, [ The Order of the Day] is related to 'fiction' in the sense that real historical events are arranged and narrated in ways that are somewhat similar to the suspenseful, dramatic storytelling techniques of traditional historical novels.

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The Order of the Day. In this brief volume, French filmmaker and writer Vuillard creates a philosophical, empathetic, and whimsically speculative reconstruction of a couple of events from the. His most recent book, Sorrow of the Earth, was his first published in English; The Order of the Day is his second.

He lives in Rennes, France. Mark Polizzotti has translated more than fifty books from the French, including works by Gustave Flaubert, Patrick Modiano, Marguerite Duras, André Breton, and Raymond Roussel/5(K).

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The book, published by Actes Sud and set to be translated in the United States under the title “The Order of the Day,” was honored on Monday in a ceremony at the Paris restaurant : Annalisa Quinn. Vuillard is expert at black humor.” —New York Review of Books “[The Order of the Day] scripts the awful behind-the-scenes march, with all its corporate and foreign complicity, from to Hitler’s rise to power in ways so closely observed it feels lived.” —Boston Globe, Best Books of the Year.

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