Favorite World Literature in English Translation

Description
For those who love armchair traveling, the best way to learn about other cultures is to read about them. Feel free to share which books you've found in English translation from any other language which has been a compelling read and an eye into a culture other than your own.
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44,548 members
697 reviews
4.2
2 Members
SqueakyChu, Cecrow
Explanations
Cecrow: Translated from Spanish
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7,894 members
73 reviews
4.2
Member
.Monkey.
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2,723 members
66 reviews
4
Member
SqueakyChu
Explanations
SqueakyChu: Translated from Japanese
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2,356 members
78 reviews
½ 4.3
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hipdeep
Explanations
hipdeep: Translated from Russian
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13 members
4.9
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6,893 members
100 reviews
4.1
Member
Cecrow
Explanations
Cecrow: Translated from German
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2,270 members
71 reviews
4.1
Member
SqueakyChu
Explanations
SqueakyChu: Translated from Hungarian
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32 members
4
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hipdeep
Explanations
hipdeep: Translated from German
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19,949 members
237 reviews
4
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Cecrow
Explanations
Cecrow: Translated from German
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1,012 members
18 reviews
3.9
Member
hipdeep
Explanations
hipdeep: Translated from French
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80 members
4 reviews
½ 4.3
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SqueakyChu
Explanations
SqueakyChu: Translated from Hebrew
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13,987 members
247 reviews
4.1
Member
hipdeep
Explanations
hipdeep: Translated from Spanish
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195 members
9 reviews
4.1
Member
SqueakyChu
Explanations
SqueakyChu: Translated from Hebrew
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156 members
9 reviews
4
Member
SqueakyChu
Explanations
SqueakyChu: Translated from Japanese
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53 members
1 review
½ 3.4
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hipdeep
Explanations
hipdeep: Translated from multiple languages including Russian
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154 members
1 review
½ 4.4
Member
hipdeep
Explanations
hipdeep: Translated from French
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54 members
2 reviews
½ 4.3
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SqueakyChu
Explanations
SqueakyChu: Translated from Hebrew
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2,258 members
18 reviews
3.8
Member
hipdeep
Explanations
hipdeep: Translated from German
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1,271 members
37 reviews
4
Member
SqueakyChu
Explanations
SqueakyChu: Translated from Japanese
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2,605 members
42 reviews
3.8
Member
SqueakyChu
Explanations
SqueakyChu: Translated from Japanese
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1,548 members
15 reviews
½ 3.5
Member
SqueakyChu
Explanations
SqueakyChu: Translated from Danish
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393 members
3 reviews
½ 3.7
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SqueakyChu
Explanations
SqueakyChu: Translated from Hebrew