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Retrieved February 26, Eugenides blended fact and fiction in his book. Retrieved 25 April — via National Library of Australia. The world pays attention for a few days, but the tragedy is quickly forgotten. Main article: Peter Falconio disappearance. Instead of trying to create a separate person, I tried to pretend that I had this [physical feature] and that I had lived through this as much as I could".
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Eugenides sets Middlesex in the 20th century and interjects historical elements, such as the Balkan Warsthe Nation of Islamthe Detroit riotand the Watergate scandal in the story. Adelaide Observer. Desdemona, Cal's grandmother who immigrated to America from Greece with her brother Eleutherios "Lefty" Stephanides, calls the family together to predict the gender of her daughter in law Tessie's unborn child.
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