An Amish Market: Four Novellas (Thorndike Press Large Print

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As with the Amish, research into the Mennonite culture could last a lifetime. His persistence paid off handsomely for the supposed stalker, who turned out to be celebrated director Carlos Reygadas - and whose beautiful and bizarre film co-starring Toews, Silent Light, was named as one of the best of 2008 by many influential critics. On the pavement a few feet from the front door sits a stack of neatly taped boxes apparently delivered that morning.

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Publisher: Thorndike Press Large Print; Lrg edition (April 6, 2016)

ISBN: 1410488047

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