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Marra, Anthony.

A constellation of vital phenomena : a novel / Anthony Marra. - 1st ed. - Toronto : Vintage, c2014, c2013. - 396 p. ; 20 cm.

In a rural village in December 2004 Chechnya, a failed doctor Akhmed harbors the traumatized 8-year-old daughter of a father abducted by Russian forces and treats a series of wounded rebels and refugees while exploring the shared past that binds him to the child.

9780770436407 077043640 9780307362636 (tr. pbk.)


Women physicians--Fiction.

Chechnia (Russia)--History--Civil War, 1994---Fiction.

War stories--2013.