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Darkness at noon

Author: Arthur Koestler
Publisher: Bantam, 1968.
Series: Heritage of literature series. Section B. no. 96.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The book stands as a fictional portrayal of the nightmare of politics of our time. Its hero is an aging revolutionary, imprisoned and psychologically tortured by the Party to which he has dedicated his life. He is pressured to confess preposterous crimes. Human betrayals of a totalitarian movement masks in an instrument of deliverance. The story shows one man's solitary agony.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Koestler
ISBN: 0553265954 9780553265958
OCLC Number: 156478955
Description: pp. 249. 19 cm.
Series Title: Heritage of literature series. Section B. no. 96.

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The book stands as a fictional portrayal of the nightmare of politics of our time. Its hero is an aging revolutionary, imprisoned and psychologically tortured by the Party to which he has dedicated his life. He is pressured to confess preposterous crimes. Human betrayals of a totalitarian movement masks in an instrument of deliverance. The story shows one man's solitary agony.

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