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A Disorder Peculiar to the Country

A Disorder Peculiar to the Country

(2006)
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Awards
National Book Award for Fiction Best Book (nominee)
To each other's regret, both Marshall and Joyce survived 9/11. But it looks unlikely that they will survive the apparently endless war of their divorce. Both refuse to move out of the apartment, on their lawyers' orders, and neither is above using the children as foot soldiers in their battle. They will use any psychological weapon that comes to hand - sex; money; friends; relations - to gain an advantage that might prove decisive. As the months pass, the domestic skirmishes begin to echo the international. In both theatres of war, events are becoming crazier, but people tend to break before nations do. Ken Kalfus's new novel is a brilliantly insightful and compelling portrait of what our modern state of perpetual war does on the home front.

 
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Used availability for Ken Kalfus's A Disorder Peculiar to the Country


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Hardback Editions

August 2006 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: A Disorder Peculiar to the Country
Author(s): Ken Kalfus
ISBN: 0-7432-8608-1 / 978-0-7432-8608-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

June 2006 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: A Disorder Peculiar to the Country: A Novel
Author(s): Ken Kalfus
ISBN: 0-06-050140-5 / 978-0-06-050140-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ecco
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Paperback Editions

July 2007 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: A Disorder Peculiar to the Country
Author(s): Ken Kalfus
ISBN: 1-4165-2285-9 / 978-1-4165-2285-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

December 2006 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: A Disorder Peculiar to the Country: A Novel
Author(s): Ken Kalfus
ISBN: 0-06-050141-3 / 978-0-06-050141-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

November 2006 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: A Disorder Peculiar to the Country
Author(s): Ken Kalfus
ISBN: 0-7432-8621-9 / 978-0-7432-8621-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

2008 : USA Audio CD
thumbTitle: Disorder Peculiar to the Country, A - on Playaway
Author(s): Ken Kalfus
ISBN: 1-60514-257-3 / 978-1-60514-257-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Playaway
Availability: Amazon   

September 2007 : USA Audio CD
thumbTitle: A Disorder Peculiar to the Country: A Novel
Author(s): Ken Kalfus
ISBN: 1-59659-121-8 / 978-1-59659-121-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Your Coach Digital
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

March 2007 : UK Audio edition
thumbTitle: A Disorder Peculiar to the Country: A Novel
Author(s): Ken Kalfus
Publisher: Audio Evolution
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

February 2009 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: A Disorder Peculiar to the Country: A Novel
Author(s): Ken Kalfus
Publisher: HarperCollins e-books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


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