The unbearable lightness of being
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New York : Harperperennial, 2009.
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0061148520, 9780061148521
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Deluxe edition.
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314 pages ; 21 cm
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English

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A young woman is in love with a successful surgeon, a man torn between his love for her and his incorrigible womanizing. His mistress, a free-spirited artist, lives her life as a series of betrayals--while her other lover, earnest, faithful, and good, stands to lose everything because of his noble qualities. In a world where lives are shaped by irrevocable choices and fortuitous events, and everything occurs but once, existence seems to lose its substance, its weight. Hence we feel "the unbearable lightness of being."

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Kundera, M., & Heim, M. H. (2009). The unbearable lightness of being (Deluxe edition.). Harperperennial.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Kundera, Milan and Michael Henry. Heim. 2009. The Unbearable Lightness of Being. New York: Harperperennial.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Kundera, Milan and Michael Henry. Heim. The Unbearable Lightness of Being New York: Harperperennial, 2009.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Kundera, Milan., and Michael Henry Heim. The Unbearable Lightness of Being Deluxe edition., Harperperennial, 2009.

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