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Kim echlin's novel follows separated lovers who reunite in a city traumatized by the khmer rouge slaughter.
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Kim echlin (born 1955) is a canadian novelist, translator, editor and teacher her 2009 novel, the disappeared, was a nominee for the 2009 scotiabank giller prize and. Despite everything written about pol pot's regime in cambodia (1975-1979), it is still possible to be deeply shocked by stories of the two million who died in the. Kim echlin’s the disappeared is a very haunting novel, set amidst the political and military turmoil of cambodia in the late 20th century. The disappeared [kim echlin] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers anne greves is a motherless canadian girl and her lover, serey, a gentle cambodian. Kim echlin has 12 books on goodreads with 9550 ratings kim echlin’s most popular book is the disappeared. The disappeared [kim echlin] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers a fiercely beautiful love story for the ages, the disappeared traces one. The disappeared by kim echlin - book cover, description, publication history.