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The unbearable lightness of being

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A young woman in love with a man torn between his love for her and his incorrigible womanizing; one of his mistresses and her humbly faithful lover--these are the two couples whose story are told in this masterful classic.
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Grouping Title unbearable lightness of being
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display_description Tomas, a hopeless philanderer and successful surgeon, flees Prague when the Russians invade in 1968 and heads for Switzerland where he must provide for himself and his lover by working as a window washer.
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Czechoslovakia -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction, Czechoslovakia -- History -- Intervention, 1968 -- Fiction, Czechoslovakia -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction, Love stories, Love stories, French, Man-woman relationships -- Fiction, Physicians -- Czechoslovakia -- Prague -- Fiction, Romance fiction, Surgeons -- Czechoslovakia -- Fiction, Switzerland -- Fiction, Totalitarianism -- Social aspects -- Fiction
title_display The unbearable lightness of being
title_full The Unbearable Lightness of Being, The unbearable lightness of being / Milan Kundera ; translated from the Czech by Michael Henry Heim, The unbearable lightness of being [sound recording] / Milan Kundera
title_short The unbearable lightness of being
topic_facet Audiobooks, Fiction, History, Literature, Love stories, French, Man-woman relationships, Physicians, Social aspects, Social life and customs, Surgeons, Totalitarianism