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An accidental man

Author: Iris Murdoch
Publisher: Harmondsworth : Penguin Books in association with Chatto & Windus, 1973.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Set in the time of the Vietnam War, this story concerns the plight of a young American, happily installed in a perfect job in England, engaged to a wonderful girl, who is suddenly drafted to a war he disapproves of."--Back cover.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Iris Murdoch
ISBN: 0140036113 9780140036114
OCLC Number: 16232843
Notes: Originally published, London: Chatto and Windus, 1971.
Description: 446, [1] pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Iris Murdoch.

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Austin Gibson Grey, an American living in London, blames fate when he is drafted during the Vietnam War.  Read more...

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"Iris Murdoch has imposed her alternative world on us as surely as Christopher Columbus or Graham Greene."--Victoria Glendinning in the Sunday Times (London)

 
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