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Close quarters

Author: William Golding
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sequel to: Rites of passage. Recounts the further adventures of the eighteenth-century fighting ship, converted at the close of the Napoleonic War to carry passengers and cargo from England to Australia.
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Genre/Form: Sea stories
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Golding
ISBN: 0374125104 9780374125103 0374526362 9780374526368
OCLC Number: 15281157
Notes: Sequel to: Rites of passage.
Sequel: Fire down below.
Description: 281 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: William Golding.
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Sequel to: Rites of passage. Recounts the further adventures of the eighteenth-century fighting ship, converted at the close of the Napoleonic War to carry passengers and cargo from England to Australia.

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