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Wildly inventive, darkly comic, and startlingly poignant, this is Kate Atkinson at her absolute best. Ultimately, the Easter Rising achieved almost everything the rebels had hoped for. In the political system of the United States, the constitution provides that there must be a strict division of powers of these three arms of the state, so that no individual can be a member of more than one. His four Rabbit Angstrom novels were named in 2006 among the best novels of the past 25 years in a New York Times Book Review survey.

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Publisher: HarperCollins; Reprint edition (June 15, 2004)

ISBN: 0060594527

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