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Babel: Or the Necessity of Violence: An Arcane History of the Oxford Translators' Revolution - Kuang, R F, and Fulford-Brown, Billie (Read by), and Hoi, Chris Lew Kum (Read by)
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From award-winning author R. F. Kuang comes Babel, a thematic response to The Secret History and a tonal retort to Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell that grapples with student revolutions, colonial resistance, and the use of language and translation as the dominating tool of the British empire. Traduttore, traditore: An act of translation is always an act of betrayal. 1828. Robin Swift, orphaned by cholera in Canton, is brought to London by the mysterious Professor Lovell. There, he trains for years in Latin, Ancient Greek, ...

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Babel: Or the Necessity of Violence: An Arcane History of the Oxford Translators' Revolution 2022, Harper Voyager

ISBN-13: 9780063021426

Hardcover

Babel: Or the Necessity of Violence: an Arcane History of the Oxford Translators' Revolution 2022, HarperVoyager, London

ISBN-13: 9780008501822

Trade paperback

Babel: Or the Necessity of Violence: an Arcane History of the Oxford Translators' Revolution 2022, HarperVoyager, London

ISBN-13: 9780008501815

Hardcover

Babel: Or the Necessity of Violence: An Arcane History of the Oxford Translators' Revolution 2022, HarperCollins

ISBN-13: 9798200975853

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