The Slap

Christos Tsiolkas presents the impact of this apparently minor domestic incident through the eyes of eight of those who witness it.

The Slap

The Slap

At a suburban barbecue one afternoon, a man slaps an unruly boy. The boy is not his son. It is a single act of violence, but this one slap reverberates through the lives of everyone who witnesses it happen.

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The Slap
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Christos Tsiolkas
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-05-01 - Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd

At a suburban barbecue one afternoon, a man slaps an unruly boy. The boy is not his son. It is a single act of violence, but this one slap reverberates through the lives of everyone who witnesses it happen.
Shoulder Instability Across the Life Span
Language: en
Pages: 307
Authors: Andreas B. Imhoff, Felix H. Savoie III
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-06 - Publisher: Springer

This book outlines the consensus findings of the ISAKOS Upper Extremity Committee regarding the treatment options for patients suffering from shoulder instability. The aim is to furnish readers with a precise knowledge of the presenting features of conditions typical of different ages, thereby facilitating assessment of patient characteristics and optimal
When Highbrow Meets Lowbrow
Language: en
Pages: 271
Authors: Peter Swirski, Tero Eljas Vanhanen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-27 - Publisher: Springer

This book examines nobrow, a cultural formation that intertwines art and entertainment into an identifiable creative force. In our eclectic and culturally turbocharged world, the binary of highbrow vs. lowbrow is incapable of doing justice to the complexity and artistry of cultural production. Until now, the historical power, aesthetic complexity,
Case Studies in Fisheries Self-governance
Language: en
Pages: 451
Authors: Ralph Edwin Townsend, R. Townsend, Ross Shotton, Hirotsugu Uchida
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.

This special issue focuses on the Scientific forum held at the beginning of the International Technical Conference on Animal Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, which took place in Interlaken, Switzerland, in September 2007
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