The Opposing Shore by Julien Gracq

Aldo, a young aristocrat of Orsenna, becomes aware of the delicate balance that preserves the peace between Orsenna and Farghestan, who have, technically, been at war for three hundred years

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The 864th greatest fiction book of all time

This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 65th on Le Monde's 100 Books of the Century (Le Monde)
  2. - 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (The Book)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
The Opposing Shore (Twentieth-century Continental fiction) Hardcover 2818645 $494.99 $51.53 1986
El Mar De Las Sirtes/ the Opposing Shore (Contemporanea / Contemporary) (Spanish Edition) Paperback 5087934 $11.62 $29.66 2005
The Opposing Shore Paperback 2445481 $66.55 1997
The Opposing Shore Paperback 909165 $37.00 $21.03 1986