A gentleman in Moscow
(Audiobook CD)

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[Westminster, MD] : New York : Books on Tape ;, [2016].
ISBN
9780735288546, 0735288542, 9780735288522, 0735288526
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Oak Brook Public Library - Adult Book On CD Fiction
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Audiobook CD
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Unabridged.
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14 audio discs (17 hr., 53 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
9780735288522

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Title from container.
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Compact disc.
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Read by Nicholas Guy Smith.
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"From the New York Times bestselling author of Rules of Civility--a transporting novel about a man who is ordered to spend the rest of his life inside a luxury hotel With his breakout debut novel, Rules of Civility, Amor Towles established himself as a master of absorbing, sophisticated fiction, bringing late 1930s Manhattan to life with splendid atmosphere and a flawless command of style. Readers and critics were enchanted; as NPR commented, "Towles writes with grace and verve about the mores and manners of a society on the cusp of radical change." A Gentleman in Moscow immerses us in another elegantly drawn era with the story of Count Alexander Rostov. When, in 1922, he is deemed an unrepentant aristocrat by a Bolshevik tribunal, the count is sentenced to house arrest in the Metropol, a grand hotel across the street from the Kremlin. Rostov, an indomitable man of erudition and wit, has never worked a day in his life, and must now live in an attic room while some of the most tumultuous decades in Russian history are unfolding outside the hotel's doors. Unexpectedly, his reduced circumstances provide him a doorway into a much larger world of emotional discovery. Brimming with humor, a glittering cast of characters, and one beautifully rendered scene after another, this singular novel casts a spell as it relates the count's endeavor to gain a deeper understanding of what it means to be a man of purpose"-- Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Towles, A., & Smith, N. G. (2016). A gentleman in Moscow (Unabridged.). Books on Tape ;.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Towles, Amor and Nicholas Guy, Smith. 2016. A Gentleman in Moscow. [Westminster, MD] : New York: Books on Tape.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Towles, Amor and Nicholas Guy, Smith. A Gentleman in Moscow [Westminster, MD] : New York: Books on Tape, 2016.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Towles, Amor, and Nicholas Guy Smith. A Gentleman in Moscow Unabridged., Books on Tape ;, 2016.

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