This novel is in the form of a dictionary, or rather, three dictionaries, each purporting to relate to a different aspect of the Khazar Polemic of the 9th Century AD. Read morePublished 2 months ago by R. E. Ramcharan
Author has great imagination. This is an unusual book in plot & structure. I don't pretend to understand it, but it's an intriguing read.Published 6 months ago by jugl11
Most interesting. Some parts hard to get through but you must persevere, it's worth it if you want the knowledge this book
I was nudged to seek out and read this Milorad Pavic novel by Serbian artist Milorad Stanojev aka Sirajski who shared with me that Pavic's novel is a major influence on Sirajski's... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Vesna Rafaty
Original way to write history of disappeared nation. Original way to write a book.
And to let your brain flow in great imagination of old worlds.
You know how most of the novels have to be read from the beginning to the end, in a specific and tedious order. Well, this book does not follow that rule. Read morePublished on November 7, 2010 by Vanesa
When can a dictionary become a beautiful, strange, lyrical postmodern novel? When it's written by a beautiful, strange, lyrical postmodern Slavic poet. Read morePublished on June 3, 2010 by Jeremy Garber