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The kindness of women, J.G. Ballard ; introduction by Michel Faber

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The kindness of women
Title
The kindness of women
Statement of responsibility
J.G. Ballard ; introduction by Michel Faber
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'The Kindness of Women' continues the story of Jim, the young boy whose experiences in Japanese-occupied Shanghai were described in 'Empire of the Sun'. It follows his return to post-war England, setting his childhood in the context of a lifetime. Jim tries, and fails, to find stability as a medical student at Cambridge, then as a trainee RAF pilot in Canada. Having finally settled into happy family life, his world is ripped apart by domestic tragedy
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StDuBDS
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1930-2009
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Ballard, J. G.
Dewey number
  • 823.9'14
  • 823.9'14
  • GEN
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Label
The kindness of women, J.G. Ballard ; introduction by Michel Faber
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Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1991
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9780006547013
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9780006547013
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The kindness of women, J.G. Ballard ; introduction by Michel Faber
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1991
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9780006547013
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9780006547013
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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